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Civil War – Mississippi AHGP Project Confederate Memorial Day

On this day, April 26th, the state of Mississippi celebrates Confederate Memorial Day. — Posted By Webmaster MSCW AHGP to Civil War – Mississippi AHGP Project at 4/26/2011 10:35:00 AM

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Civil War – Mississippi AHGP Project See “GeneaBloggers Member Blog Posts” …

Your friend, ahgpmscivilwar@gmail.com, has sent you the following Google Gadget. See “GeneaBloggers Member Blog Posts” on your Google homepage » — Posted By Webmaster MSCW AHGP to Civil War – Mississippi AHGP Project at 2/11/2011 01:24:00 PM

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Civil War letters come to New Ulm museum

http://mankatofreepress.com/local/x756278918/Civil-War-letters-come-to-New-Ulm-museum NEW ULM — The Schilling brothers’ eight letters penned in 1862 evince an extraordinary time in American history as well as a painful part of New Ulm’s past. The Brown County Historical Society Museum has acquired the documents from … Continue reading

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Famed military historian to present

http://brunswick.blogs.starnewsonline.com/12191/famed-military-historian-to-present-at-special-civil-war-roundtable/ Ed Bearss, an award-winning historian who spent more than 40 years with the National Park Service, will present at Wednesday night’s Brunswick Civil War Roundtable. Bearss, described as a “national treasure” by Roundtable organizers, spent most of his career … Continue reading

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National Portrait Gallery Smithsonian

Mississippi Joins South Carolina in Secession, January 9, 1861

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Civil War Album

Mississippi – Civil War Album http://www.civilwaralbum.com/site_index.htm Mississippi Alcorn State Univ. (wartime Oakland College) Battle of Tupelo Beauvoir (last home of Jefferson Davis) Brice’s Cross Roads Canton Carrollton Champion Hill, a Virtual Tour Columbus Corinth National Cemetery Corinth Contraband Camp Enterprise … Continue reading

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Mississippi Books We Own

Added link to Books We Own Mississippi to the Books page.

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Our trip to Deer Creek and Dr. Nailor

http://haggard.surnames.com/historical_files/h46.htm We passed the residence of Dr. Nailor, whom we all described as the most patriotic citizen we met in Mississippi. He had barrels of cistern water which was a “rarity.” His servants had drawn the water from the cistern. … Continue reading

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The Battle of Seven Pines

http://books.google.com/books?id=UxtCAAAAIAAJ&ots=1vsbyp7HOV&dq=smith%20%22The%20Battle%20of%20Seven%20Pines%20%22&pg=PA117&output=embed The battle of Seven Pines (Google eBook) Front Cover Gustavus Woodson Smith 0 Reviews G. C. Crawford, printer, 1891 – History – 202 pages The Fifth Alabama and the Twelfth Mississippi [Rode’s left wing] continued to hold their ground … Continue reading

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Speech of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, of Mississippi

http://books.google.com/books?id=PI4-AAAAYAAJ&dq=Mississippi%20Civil%20War&pg=PA6&output=embed Speech of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, of Mississippi: delivered in the United States Senate, on the 10th day of January, 1861, upon the message of the President of the United States, on the condition of things in South Carolina … Continue reading

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