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Title [Plaque says: "This tree was planted by General Robert E. Lee while stationed at Fort Hamilton from 1842-1847.]
Collection John D. Morrell photographs
Photographer Morrell, John D., 1921-1988
Image ID V1974.4.588
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Date 07/13/1958
Description Plaque says: "This tree was planted by General Robert E. Lee while stationed at Fort Hamilton from 1842-1847. The tree has been restored and this tablet placed upon it by the New York Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy, April, 1912." The plaque above says: "This tree replaced the old one on this dite New York Division, U.D.C., 1935." At southeast corner of Fort Hamilton Parkway and 99th St., in lawn of St. Johns Episcopal Church - Church of the Generals.
Place Names Fort Hamilton (New York, N.Y.)
Fort Hamilton Parkway
Ninety Ninth Street
99th Street
Saint John's Episcopal Church
Church of the Generals
Subject Headings Fort Hamilton (New York, N.Y.)
Trees
Monuments & memorials
Plaques
Collection Finding Aid John D. Morrell photographs (V1974.4, V1974.9)
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