Levee at Keokuk

This drawing of the foot of High Street (1848) in Keokuk was discovered in the War Department archives by General W.W. Belknap, of Keokuk after he became Secretary of War.  Believed to have been made by Lieutenant Robert E. Lee, who was stationed there and was later the Confederate General in the Civil War.

The Levee at the foot of High Street in 1848.

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