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Civil War General Lee's Arlington Mansion Gets Rubenstein Donation
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Philanthropist gives $12.3 million to help restore Robert E. L...

ARLINGTON, Va. - A historic plantation originally built as a monument to George Washington overlooking the nation's capital, a site that later was home to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee and 63 slaves, will be restored to its historical appearance ..., 6 days ago

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$12 million donated to restore Arlington House

By July 18 at 9:11 AM Arlington House , Gen. Robert E. Lee's last home before the Civil War began, will be restored to its 1860 appearance thanks to a donation of $12.35 million by businessman and philanthropist David M. Rubenstein , according ...
 Washington Post6 days ago $12.3M gift to help restore Robert E. Lee's home  Miami Herald1 week ago
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A tale of two wrecks: U-166 and SS Robert E. Lee (16 photos)

The wrecks of SS Robert E. Lee and U-166 rest only a few miles apart in the Gulf of Mexico, both sunk within several minutes of the other during World War II. Find out more of their story through these photos captured on our visit to the wrecks in ...
 PR Web via Yahoo!1 week ago Gulf camera reveals site of WWII sinking of SS Robert E. Lee, German U-boat  Houston Chronicle1 week ago New look at WWII wrecks  San Francisco Chronicle1 week ago

Lee's Namesake School to Remove Confederate Flags

(Newser) Robert E. Lee is giving up his flag one more time in the South. Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va., has acceded to the demands of a group of law students ...
 Newser2 weeks ago Dvorak: Removing Confederate flags is a small but welcome start  Denver Post5 days ago After Protests, Washington and Lee U. Will Take Down Confederate Flags  Chronicle of Higher Education2 weeks ago Washington and Lee moves Confederate flags, apologizes for having owned slaves  Inside Higher Ed2 weeks ago
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Carlyle's Rubenstein gives $12 mln to restore Robert E. Lee home

22 July 2014 | By David Rubenstein, co-founder of private equity firm The Carlyle Group and a Washington philanthropist, has donated $12.3 million to restore the home of Confederate General Robert E. Lee on the grounds of Arlington ...
 Venture Capital Journal2 days ago Carlyle co-founder gives $12 mln to restore Robert E. Lee home  Yahoo! Finance6 days ago Carlyle co-founder gives $12 million to restore Robert E. Lee home  Reuters UK6 days ago

5 things to know about Arlington House in Virginia

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Here are five things you should know about Arlington House, the historic home of Gen. Robert E. Lee located at Arlington National Cemetery. 1. Arlington House was originally built as a monument to honor President George ...
 Miami Herald1 week ago

The desecration of Robert E. Lee's grave

Washington and Lee University President Kenneth Ruscio has ordered that two Confederate flags be removed from the chapel where they have been displayed over the tomb of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. That led Brandon Dorsey of the Lexington, ...
 WorldNetDaily1 week ago An Interview With Brandon Hicks: A Washington and Lee Law School Student Making History  Huffington Post1 week ago Washington and Lee University desecrates grave of Robert E. Lee  COFCC2 weeks ago
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Awesome Photos of Two WWII Ship Wrecks

The Robert E. Lee, a passenger steamer that was attacked en route from New Orleans to Trinidad, is seen in this image made from the "A Tale of Two Wrecks: U-166 and SS Robert E. Lee" video. Ocean Exploration Trust The SS Robert E. Lee ...
 ABC News1 week ago

Civil War Trust unveils plan to preserve Robert E. Lee building

By Jeffrey B. Roth GETTYSBURG Pa (Reuters) - A non-profit trust dedicated to preserving Civil War sites plans to spend more than $5 million to save and restore a small stone building which served as the headquarters for Confederate general Robert ...
 News.net3 weeks ago

Expedition uncovering Nazi U-boat in Gulf shows WWII played out close to home

The bow of the steamer SS Robert E. Lee sunk about 25 miles from the mouth of the Mississippi River. Ocean Exploration Trust A team spearheaded by the deep-sea explorer who found the Titanic has been searching a little-known ship graveyard located ...
 Gnom.es6 days ago Spooky underwater photos reveal Nazi submarine off the coast of Texas  Gizmodo1 week ago Surveys explore U-boat wreckage in Gulf of Mexico  Military Times20 hours ago Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact  Miami Herald23 hours ago
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