Image ID
ICHi-073680
Headline
Table on which General Robert E. Lee signed the terms of surrender that ended the Civil War
Date Created
circa 1860
Artwork/Object Depicted
tables;furniture
Copyright Notice
© 2015 Chicago Historical Society, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-073680
Inventory Number
1920.750
Storage Location
DIA
Max Pixels - Height
5842
Max Pixels - Width
8015
KEYWORDS
1920.750
furniture
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1843-1914
tables
United States. Civil War, 1861-1865
Secret Lives of Objects
SLOO
i073680
i73680
ICHi-73680
table on which general robert e lee signed the terms of surrender that ended the civil war

Table from the Wilmer McLean house at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, on which General Robert Edward Lee signed the terms of surrender that ended the Civil War.

Table from the Wilmer McLean house at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, on which General Robert Edward Lee signed the terms of surrender that ended the Civil War.

1/8/2015