The Newberry, The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection

Published on

Past Article

Ray Hahn


An uncertain spokesman once said to George Pickett that the “Old Man” (Robert E. Lee) gave him immortality. That rather dubious “gift” came by way of having his name associated with a battlefield calamity at Gettysburg that came to be known as Pickett’s Charge.

Read whole article »