|Description||Piece of tree bark.|
|Dimensions||W-0.5 L-1.5 inches|
|Event||Surrender at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865|
|Provenance||"Piece of bark of the apple tree under which Gen. Lee sat waiting to surrender. Given to Mrs. Gilmer of Savannah by one of his soldiers just after the event."|
Lee, Robert E.
unidentified Confederate soldier
Surrender at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865