The Battle of Appomattox Court House
(April 9, 1865)
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The Appomattox Campaign A brief description of the actions from Petersburg to Appomattox.
The End of the War Just a wonderful piece taken from John B. Gordon's book "Reminiscences of the War."
The Surrender At Appomattox Court House  A very good article on the actual surrender written by one who was there.
Chapter XLIII, Appomattox From Longstreet's book, "From Manassas to Appomattox."
The Last Salute From the Southern Historical Society Papers, this write-up contains, amongst other things, a newspaper article by Joshua Chamberlain. 
The Furling of the Flags A great description of the Confederate Army surrendering.  Taken from "The Passing of the Armies" by Joshua Chamberlain.

Official Reports

Gen. Robert E. Lee
Lee's Last Order
Grant/Lee Surrender Correspondence

This page last updated 02/20/02