The Last Salute of the Army of Northern Virginia
Boston Journal May 1901
Though this article came out in May 1901 it appears to have been written sometime before. The speech Chamberlain gave that same month called Not a Sound of Trumpet
would contain more information about the men who came to him with the white flag. In this account Chamberlain only describes one of the two riders who brought the flag, a member of General Gordon's
Transcription provided by Thomas A. Desjardin.
The next speech Chamberlain would give on this topic would be May 3, 1901 called Not a Sound of Trumpet