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Yankee Times

Confederacy Collapses;Peace at last

By Sullivan Higgins
Civil War Reporter

General Lee poses in front of Appomatox Courthouse
Sherman's march combined with the burning of the former CSA Capitol of Richmond,VA,forced General Robert E. Lee to surrender at Appomatix Courthouse,signalling the collapse of the Confederacy.Finally the troops can get some rest!


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