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Charlottesville, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Robert Edward Lee

1807 - 1870

 
 
Robert Edward Lee Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, June 27, 2009
1. Robert Edward Lee Sculpture
1924 bronze conceived by Henry Shrady and executed by Leo Lentelli. It stands 26 feet high and is 12 feet long.
Inscription.
Robert Edward Lee
1807 - 1870

 
Erected 1924 by Paul Goodloe McIntire.
 
Location. 38° 1.911′ N, 78° 28.832′ W. Marker is in Charlottesville, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street NE and East Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling south on 2nd Street NE. Touch for map. Located in Emancipation Park (formerly known as Lee Park). Marker is in this post office area: Charlottesville VA 22902, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charlottesville (a few steps from this marker); Paul Goodloe McIntire (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Jonathan Jackson (about 700 feet away); Gen. Alexander Archer Vandegrift (about 700 feet away); Stone Tavern and Central Hotel (about 800 feet away); Albemarle Confederate Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Monticello (approx. 0.2 miles away); President Monroe’s Local Homes (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlottesville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Robert Edward Lee Sculpture. Wikipedia (Submitted on July 23, 2015.) 

2. Robert Edward Lee Sculpture (pdf file). National Register of Historic Places (Submitted on July 23, 2015.) 
 
Additional keywords.
Robert Edward Lee Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, June 27, 2009
2. Robert Edward Lee Sculpture
Robert E. Lee
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Emancipation Park as seen from E Jefferson St & 1st St N image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, June 27, 2009
3. Emancipation Park as seen from E Jefferson St & 1st St N
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 470 times since then and 85 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 22, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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