From Lofty Perch, New Orleans Monument to Confederacy Comes Down by CAMPBELL ROBERTSON
By CAMPBELL ROBERTSON
A statue of Robert E. Lee, ensconced on a 80-foot perch for 133 years, was removed Friday. It was the last of four Confederate monuments taken down in New Orleans.
Published: May 18, 2017 at 05:00PM
from NYT U.S. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/19/us/confederate-monument-new-orleans-lee.html?partner=IFTTT