• Lossing Watercolor of Arlington House

    Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial



This section contains original documents and letters from Arlington House.

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The Lee girls bedchamber at Arlington House

Robert E. Lee and wife Mary had seven children, three boys and four girls. Six of the seven were born at Arlington House. Only Custis, their oldest son, was born elsewhere, at Fort Monroe, Virginia. All of the Lee children lived to adulthood.