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Civil history of the government of the Confederate States, with some personal reminiscences

J. L. M. Curry

Civil history of the government of the Confederate States, with some personal reminiscences

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Published by B.F. Johnson Publishing Company in Richmond, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Confederate States of America -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 12405.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination318 p.
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13559466M
    OCLC/WorldCa11421852

    Slater Fund, tothere are a few personal letters addressed to his wife, Mary, and his father, William. Curry's career in education and diplomacy after the Civil War. The Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia is named for him, in accordance with a stipulation in the donation from John D. Houghton, Osgood Boston, By James J. A letter to Moore from U.

    Four additional slave-holding states — VirginiaArkansasTennesseeand North Carolina — declared their secession and joined the Confederacy following a call by U. Throwing away their guns, knapsacks, and running at breakneck speed, over each other, end over end, helter-skelter, pell-mell, on and on they go, like frantic creatures! Like thousands of returned veterans he addressed himself resolutely to the task of conserving the shattered fortunes of the family and adjusting himself to the changed condition that the war had brought. End of the Confederacy In the first two years of the Civil War, the Confederates had been successful in several battles, but each victory had resulted in increasing demands on resources and an ever-growing number of casualties. Though not a large holding of field and household help, life was comfortable, and it was a far cry from where Edgar found himself as a soldier, and later as a prisoner of war.

    Once hostilities began, many of these who voted to remain in the Union, particularly in the Deep South, accepted the majority decision, and supported the Confederacy. House, Senate, and Presidency. For more information about the German court case, and the reason for blocking all of Germany rather than single items, visit PGLAF's information page about the German lawsuit. The convergence of race and slavery, politics, and economics raised almost all South-related policy questions to the status of moral questions over way of life, commingling love of things Southern and hatred of things Northern. Gilt top paper edges.


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