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Name Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870

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Image of Teacup

Teacup -

This white ceramic tea cup has red transfer image of Stratford Hall. The cup has a small handle on one side. The outside has a molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Saucer

Saucer -

This white ceramic saucer has red transfer image of Stratford Hall in the center top which is indented. Around this is molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp of a signature: RE Lee then "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Teacup

Teacup -

This white ceramic tea cup has red transfer image of Stratford Hall, the birthplace of Robert E. Lee. The cup has a small handle on one side. The outside has a molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Saucer

Saucer -

This white ceramic saucer has red transfer image of Stratford Hall in the center top which is indented. Around this is molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp of a signature: RE Lee then "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Teacup

Teacup -

This white ceramic tea cup has red transfer image of Stratford Hall. The cup has a small handle on one side. The outside has a molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Plate, Decorative

Plate, Decorative -

This white ceramic plate has red transfer image of Stratford Hall in the center top. Around this is molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp of a signature: RE Lee then "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Saucer

Saucer -

This white ceramic saucer has red transfer image of Stratford Hall in the center top which is indented. Around this is molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp of a signature: RE Lee then "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Saucer

Saucer -

This saucer is a piece of Wedgwood transferware with a cream ground, raised floral border around the rim, and red transfer-printed design of Virginia’s Stratford Hall in the center. This saucer has an embossed floral pattern and scroll work on the plate rim. The inscription on the back reads, "STRATFORD HALL. / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA. / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE." The maker's mark in the lower right reads, "WEDGEWOOD / ETRURIA. / ENGLAND." The importer's stamp is in the lower right: "SOLE IMPORTERS / JONES, MCDUFFEE,&STRATTON CO. / BOSTON."

Image of Teacup

Teacup -

This white ceramic tea cup has red transfer image of Stratford Hall. The cup has a small handle on one side. The outside has a molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Plate, Food

Plate, Food -

This white ceramic plate has red transfer image of Stratford Hall in the center top. Around this is molded floral decoration. On the base is a transfer printed label of a signature: "RE Lee" then "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / RICHARD HENRY LEE,/ SIGNER OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE/ FRANCIS LIGHTFOOT LEE, SIGNER OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE/ AND/ ROBERT E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo. In addition the piece is stamped with "WEDGWOOD/ MADE IN/ ENGLAND/ 2T3B."

Image of Plate, Decorative

Plate, Decorative -

This white ceramic plate has red transfer image of Stratford Hall in the center top. Around this is molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp of a signature: RE Lee then "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Plate, Decorative

Plate, Decorative -

This white ceramic plate has red transfer image of Stratford Hall in the center top. Around this is molded floral decoration. On the bottom is a transfer stamp of a signature: RE Lee then "STRATFORD HALL / WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA / BIRTHPLACE OF / R.E. LEE. / WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA ENGLAND" and "SOLE IMPORTER / JONES McDUFFEE & STRATTON CO. / BOSTON" with a lion logo.

Image of Box, Cigar

Box, Cigar -

This is a box for Cuban cigars. The paper labels include an image of Robert E. Lee on one side and labels that say "CIGARS." on the left side and "100 ONE HUNDRED 100" on the right side. A rectangular blue paper label on the left side bears an inscription that says "NOTICE/ The Manufacturer of the Cigars herein contained/ has complied with all the requirements of the law./ Every person is cautioned, under the penalties of/ Law, not to use this Box for Cigars again/ A.H. GARDNER, Proprietor./ No. 46, 5th, District of Kentucky." The right side is also stamped "HABANA" and the back is stamped "OSCURO/ 100." The bottom of the box is branded with the inscription "RICHARD M. JOHNSON/ 5 ? C.S.? OF

Image of Print - Celebrated Race of the Steamers Robert E. Lee and the Natchez

Print - Celebrated Race of the Steamers Robert E. Lee and the Natchez

This is a chromolithograph of the Celebrated Race of the Steamers Robert E. Lee and the Natchez. The piece was printed on paper that is backed with linen. The image depicts two sidewheel steamboats racing down river. The Robert E. Lee is in the right foreground and the Natchez is in the left middleground. The piece is marked: "Celebrated Race of the Steamer ROBT. E. LEE and NATCHEZ/COPYRIGHTED 1883 BY WM. DONALDSON & CO. CINCINNATI, O."

Image of Medal, Commemorative

Medal, Commemorative -

A commemorative badge commemorating the unveiling of the General Robert E. Lee equestrian statue in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania on June 8, 1917.

Image of Badge, Membership

Badge, Membership -

This is a reunion badge from the 22nd United Confederate Veteran's reunion in Macon, Georgia. The badge is made of brass and has two parts. The top part is the pin which has a shield shaped face with two enameled confederate flags flanking the shield. The pin has the image of the women's monument and Macon City Hall. The inscription on the pin reads: "22nd UCV REUNION/ MAY 7-9, 1912/ MACON/ GA." The bottom part is a circular medallion featuring a relief image of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson on horseback. Beneath the figures is an inscription that reads: "LAST MEETING OF LEE AND JACKSON."

Image of Badge, Membership

Badge, Membership -

This is a badge commemorating the 37th convention of the Sons of Confederate veterans. An ornate pin with a medal attached that is made of bronze and is brown in color. "Confederate Memorial Institute" is at the top and underneath it is a cast likeness of "Battle Abbey" followed by "RICHMOND. VA." at the bottom. Connected by 1 chain loop is a shield shaped medallion with the likeness of R.E. Lee surrounded by the inscription: "37th ANNUAL CONVENTION" and "S.C.V." at the bottom.

Image of Badge, Membership

Badge, Membership -

This is a reunion badge from the 22nd United Confederate Veteran's reunion in Macon, Georgia. The badge is made of brass and has two parts. The top part is the pin which has a shield shaped face with two enameled confederate flags flanking the shield. The pin has the image of the women's monument and Macon City Hall. The inscription on the pin reads: "22nd UCV REUNION/ MAY 7-9, 1912/ MACON/ GA." The bottom part is a circular medallion featuring a relief image of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson on horseback. Beneath the figures is an inscription that reads: "LAST MEETING OF LEE AND JACKSON."