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Historic Arlington : a history of the National Cemetery from its establishment to the present time, with sketches of the historic personages who occupied the estate previous to its seizure by the national government : Parke Custis and his times : the career of Lee, with descriptions of life in Virginia during the early part of the century

Author: Karl C Decker; Angus McSween
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Decker and McSween Publishing Company, [1892] ©1892.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Decker, Karl.
Historic Arlington.
Washington, Decker and McSween Pub. Co. [©1892]
(OCoLC)692157823
Named Person: George Washington Parke Custis; Robert E Lee
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karl C Decker; Angus McSween
OCLC Number: 6287291
Description: 104 pages : map ; 23 cm
Contents: Arlington --
The founding of Arlington and early life of Custis --
Custis' life at Arlington : his associates and customs, the Washington relics --
Lee at Arlington : genealogy and early career, his service in the Mexican War --
Seizure and occupation of Arlington by Federal forces : first interment --
Establishment of the National Cemetery : bodies of soldiers collected on the battle-fields and buried at Arlington --
The government's title to Arlington and how obtained : interesting legal documents --
The National Cemetery : a general description of Arlington, with an account of some of the distinguished soldiers buried there --
Decoration Day and its customs : some noted orations, Lincoln's Gettysburg address, Ingersoll's prose-poem over the soldier dead.
Responsibility: by Karl Decker and Angus McSween.

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