— April 8, 1865 —Generals Grant and Meade used this location for their headquarters during the night. Grant stayed in the house and it was here that he received Lee's second letter suggesting a peace meeting. He left the next morning for Appomattox Court House.
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|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 2:52am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 722583 N 4141232|
|Decimal Degrees||37.39115000, -78.48566667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 23.469', W 78° 29.14'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 23' 28.14" N, 78° 29' 8.40" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1808 State Rte 636, Farmville VA 23901, US|
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