1894 Lee Line annual pass

James Lee Jr stepped aside as head of the Lee Line in 1894.  His son

Robert E. Lee became President and was President until 1913 when

the business was incorporated in New Jersey and Walter Edge the

husband of his sister Sally’s daughter Lady Lee Philips Edge became

President.  Robert E Lee’s sister Rowena Teagle’s husband Walter Teagle

became Vice President.  In 1913 the 14th Amendment to the US Constitution

permanently enacting the income tax became law.

 

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