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Richmond’s Confederate monuments to be given to city’s Black history museum
The monuments, which have been taken down in the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement, include a massive statue of General Robert E. Lee.
Time capsule from Confederate statue reveals US Civil War artifacts
The copper box was first discovered yesterday embedded within the statue of Robert E Lee.
‘1887 time capsule found’ in base of controversial General Lee statue
Crews found a square box embedded in granite stone after the statue in Richmond, Virginia, was removed.
Confederate statue removed from pedestal in Charlottesville
Taking down the monument of General Robert E Lee follows years of contention and litigation.
TV station removes broadcaster 'Robert Lee' from covering football game - because of his controversial name
The decision came following the recent violence in the Virginia city of Charlottesville.
Confederate statues removed in dead of night from Texas campus
The statues were moved at night for safety reasons, a spokesperson for the University of Texas said.