Arlington House, The Robert  E. Lee Memorial

Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial

History & Culture in Arlington House


Robert Edward Lee, Jr. Born in 1843, "Rob" was the Lees' youngest son and the sixth child. Like his brothers, Rob was taught to skate, sled, swim, and ride. He seems to have been a typical boy who liked to play. His tastes for food and other habits were ...

A Poem Honoring George Washington

My D'Sir On the other page is written a few stanzas which I composed for the centennial anniversary of the birth of Washington and of ___ to your request, will look over my treasured reminisces of Washington in hope of obtaining for you an autograph. With great regard my D'Sir. Yr ...