Voices from the Invaders

Surrender

"Rocket after rocket sped away to the zenith . . . PEACE ON EARTH, GOOD WILL TO MEN."
  Lt. George Round, signal officer, describing his last message sent from atop the Capitol dome in Raleigh, N.C, after news of Johnston's surrender, April 26, 1865.


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