University of Texas removes Confederate statues

The statues depicting Robert E. Lee, Albert Sidney Johnston, John Reagan and James Stephen Hogg were removed from the Main Mall at The University of Texas at Austin on Sun. and Mon. (Aug. 20-21, 2017). The Lee, Johnston and Reagan statues will be added to the collection of the Briscoe Center for scholarly study. The statues of James Hogg, governor of Texas (1892-1895) will be considered for re-installation at another campus site. Shown here is the Robert E. Lee statue on the flatbed truck after removal.(University of Texas at Austin) ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG, TCN - OUTS **
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