Lee Surrenders to Grant

Title

Lee Surrenders to Grant

Description

On April 9, 1865, Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered the largest portion of the Confederate Army to U.S. General Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, essentially ending the Civil War.

Source

Library of Congress

Citation

“Lee Surrenders to Grant,” Jewish Life in Mr. Lincoln’s City, accessed December 22, 2014, http://www.jhsgw.org/exhibitions/online/lincolns-city/items/show/252.