Image ID
ICHi-073818
Headline
Civil War Surrender Table
Date Created
circa 1860
Artwork/Object Depicted
tables
Copyright Notice
© 2015 Chicago Historical Society, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-073818
Inventory Number
1920.750
Storage Location
DIA
Max Pixels - Height
5490
Max Pixels - Width
7686
KEYWORDS
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Civil War
Lee, Robert E.
McClean House
Appomattox Court House
Appomattox (Va.)
civil wars
tables
Secret Lives of Objects
1920.750
SLOO
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i73818
ICHi-73818
civil war surrender table

From the Wilmer McLean house at Appomattox Court House in Appomattox, Virginia. It was on this table that General Robert E. Lee signed the terms of surrender that ended the Civil War.

From the Wilmer McLean house at Appomattox Court House in Appomattox, Virginia. It was on this table that General Robert E. Lee signed the terms of surrender that ended the Civil War.

01-08-2015