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Where the Civil War Ended

The American War Between the States ended here at Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia on April 9, 1865.  The brick house (right), belonging to Wilmer McLean, is where Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered to Gen. U.S. Grant in the front parlor.

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