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Confederate Monument, Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1901-1907

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Alternate title:Alexandria, Va.
Summary:Confederate Monument, Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1901-1907.Caption reads: "Confederate Monument. At the intersection of Prince and Washington Streets, stands Appomattox Monument, erected in 1889 by the surviving Confederate soldiers to the memory of their dead comrades. This was the place where the southern soldiers gathered, and from which they marched south on May 24, 1861, the beginning of the Civil War." Postcard number: 2485; Postmark date: July 26, 1907; Message included.
Provider:Raphael Tuck and Sons
Printing place:Europe
German Empire
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Alexandria
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Alexandria
Topical subjects:United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Monuments & memorials
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology postcard collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
War, Military
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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