This week in the Civil War for May 25, 1864
Arlington Cemetery and Robert E. Lee

One Decoration Day

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"ON DECORATION DAY" Political cartoon. A young boy and a young girl are in a graveyard with tombs of solidiers killed in the American Civil War. Caption: "You bet I’m goin’ to be a soldier, too, like my Uncle David, when I grow up."

Datec. 1900 - 1905 Source Cartoon by John T. McCutcheon, scanned from book “The Mysterious Stranger and Other Cartoons by John T. McCutcheon”, New York, McClure, Phillips & Co. 1905.

Book reprints a collection of McCutcheon’s cartoons, some dating back a few years. Author John T. McCutcheonPermission
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