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Mural of Confederate generals, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1951-1960

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Alternate title:Lee and His Generals
Summary:Mural of Confederate Generals, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1951-1960. Caption reads: "Painted by the distinguished French artist Charles Hoffbauer, this mural is in the Battle Abbey, headquarters of the Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, Virginia. It shows General R. E. Lee surrounded by the Confederate high command: 'Stonewall' Jackson, Joseph E. Johnston, J. E. B. Stuart, Fitzhugh Lee and others. It is one of a series of four murals depicting symbolically the vicissitudes of the Confederacy." Postcard number: 1DK-596, R-22.
Provider:Curt Teich & Co.
Cussons, May and Company
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Richmond
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects: Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891
Stuart, Jeb, 1833-1864
Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology postcard collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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