Monthly Archives: January 2011

Jefferson Davis elected Major General – Mississippi troops assemble

http://books.google.com/books?id=Yj8rAAAAYAAJ&dq=Mississippi%20Civil%20War&pg=PA176&output=embed The Friend, A religious and literary journal, Volume 34 (Google eBook) Front Cover, 1 Review, The Friend, 1861 – Religion FEBRUARY 1861 The State convention of Mississippi has elected seven delegates to the Southern congress, to meet at Montgomery, … Continue reading

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All confidence in the North is lost in the South

http://digital.library.cornell.edu/cgi/t/text/pageviewer-idx?c=harp;cc=harp;q1=Mississippi;rgn=full%20text;idno=harp0022-3;didno=harp0022-3;node=harp0022-3%3A13;view=image;seq=415;page=root;size=s;frm=frameset – Harper’s New Monthly Magazine Volume 0022 Issue 129 (February 1861) Title: Monthly Record of Current Events: Monthly Record of Current Events [pp. 404-408] “The Southern States are taxed without adequate representation; and for the last forty years the … Continue reading

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Control of the Mississippi

http://books.google.com/books?id=Soh2AAAAMAAJ&dq=Mississippi%20Civil%20War&pg=RA1-PA113#v=onepage&q=Mississippi%20Civil%20War&f=false – Pamphlets, Volume 4 (Google eBook) Front Cover Loyal Publication Society 1861.

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The causes of the American Civil War – A letter to the London Times

http://books.google.com/books?id=puctAQAAIAAJ&dq=Mississippi%20Civil%20War&pg=PA1&output=embed THE CAUSES OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR, John Lothrop Motley, J.G. Gregory, 1861 – History – 36 pages

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Putting arms into the hands of free blacks and slaves

http://digital.library.cornell.edu/cgi/t/text/pageviewer-idx?c=harp;cc=harp;idno=harp0028-5;q1=Mississippi;size=l;frm=frameset;seq=713 – Harper’s New Monthly Magazine Volume 0028 Issue 167 (April, 1864) Title: Monthly Record of Current Events: Monthly Record of Current Events [pp. 702-707] “The Confederate Government had provided for putting arms into the hands not only of free … Continue reading

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"I never heard of that", Mr. Davis

http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=iT40AAAAIBAJ&sjid=JeEIAAAAIBAJ&dq=mississippi%20civil%20war&pg=5991%2C496611 – New-Orleans Commercial Bulletin – Jan 16, 1861. INTERESTING DEBATE IN THE SENTATE

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GENERAL POLITICAL INTELLIGENCE.; THE FEELING IN MISSISSIPPI. MR. YANCEY RESIGNS AGAIN. GOV. HOUSTON STILL FOR THE UNION.

http://select.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=F10C13FD385B1B7493C5A91788D85F458684F9 – New York Times, March 7, 1861

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Additional Rebel News

http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=GX0nAAAAIBAJ&sjid=WwQGAAAAIBAJ&dq=mississippi%20civil%20war&pg=6256%2C1104916 – The News – Apr 8, 1863

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A southern view of the situation in America

http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=NVREAAAAIBAJ&sjid=xLEMAAAAIBAJ&dq=mississippi%20civil%20war&pg=2659%2C5364921 – The Glasgow Herald – Apr 18, 1864

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