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... br> My next stop was quite special to me. Throughout most of my childhood a framed photograph of General Robert E. Lee hung on my bedroom wall. The original photo had been shot by Matthew Brady on the front landing of Lee's post-war home in Richmond. I visited the home, which remains in private hands, and stood on the same spot that Lee did back in 1865. After all of those boyhood years seeing that image on my wall, it was a surprisingly emotional ...
... I once backed into it due to not giving it enough time to open fully before I left. It works for a few months at a time, then works its way off the track and Tim has to coax it back on. Eventually, however, we got out about half an hour after we wanted to and about the time I figured we would.
Next hope: to arrive at campground in Tennessee by 7:00. GPS predicts 5:55 arrival; I said I’d believe it when I saw it. As it happened, we were moving merrily ...
Today is the day I have dreamed about since being a little boy who spent hour upon hour reading about the exploits of men like Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson, and other Confederate heroes. I finally got to visit Richmond, Virginia and see the places that helped make these men icons to this day. For several hours on this hot and muggy Thursday, I was that little boy again.
Our day started out on a disappointing ...
... 8217;d flown a thousand times.
After collecting our bags and rental car, we drove to the condominium that Michelle had rented for the trip. For almost $200 less than a nice hotel room would have cost us over the length of our stay, Michelle found us a two bedroom condo in the historic section of Richmond. It is located directly across from one of Richmond’s largest parks, and the front alcove of the ...
... during the Civil War; the so-called Lee House is where Lee lived for a while in the years after the Confederate surrender; the White House of the Confederacy (now part of the Museum of the Confederacy) is where Jefferson Davis lived while serving as president of the breakaway nation.
Saint John’s Episcopal Church is where the second Virginia Convention met in 1775 and Patrick Henry made his famous "Give me Liberty or give me Death!” speech. I prefer to call ...
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