Time capsule from Confederate statue reveals US Civil War artifacts

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Books, money, ammunition pulled from time capsule found at Lee statue site

Copper coins, rubber bands, a Bible, Confederate money and more historic artifacts were found inside of a time capsule unearthed from the site of a statue of Robert E. Lee in Richmond, Va.Conservators confirmed the authenticity of the time capsule, a roughly 130-year-old copper box, at a Virginia Department of Historic Resources lab on Tuesday. During a livestream, they opened the box and found multiple items, including MiniĆ© balls used in…