|Description||Pressed flowers attached to a handwritten letter with a sealed envelope reading: "Flowers from the bier of R.E. Lee"|
|Owned||Mrs. Bradley T. Johnson|
|Event||death and burial of Robert E. Lee, 1870|
Obtained from Robert E. Lee's funeral bier, Mrs. J. Randolph Tucker sent the flowers to Mrs. Bradley T. Johnson, ca. October 19, 1870.
"Pressed flowers from the coffin of Gen. R. E. Lee. Sent in letter from Mrs. J. R. Tucker, Lexington, to Mrs. Bradley T. Johnson."
Lee, Robert E.
Randolph, J. Tucker, Mrs.
Johnson, Jane Claudia Saunders [Mrs. Bradley T.]
Saunders, Jane Claudia
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