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A reconstruction of the original farmhouse stands at Bennett Place, where Confederate Gen. Joseph E. Johnston and Union Gen. William T. Sherman met to sign surrender papers in April 1865. It was the largest troop surrender of the Civil War. The original house burned in 1921. (Fayetteville Observer staff photo by Andrew Craft)

A reconstruction of the original farmhouse stands at Bennett Place, where Confederate Gen. Joseph E. Johnston and Union Gen. William T. Sherman met to sign surrender papers in April 1865. It was the largest troop surrender of the Civil War. The original house burned in 1921. (Fayetteville Observer staff photo by Andrew Craft)