Legacies: May 2011

Monday, May 30, 2011

Lake View Cemetery Seattle, Washington

A monument you might not expect to find in the Pacific Northwest. In honor of the "United Confederate Veterans," the organization Daughters of the Confederacy commissioned the work and installed it in ceremony in the cemetery in 1926:
Robert E. Lee rendered in bronze is long gone as are any other adornments that could be peeled away.

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