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Southern unionist pamphlets and the Civil War

Author: Jon L Wakelyn
Publisher: Columbia, Mo. : University of Missouri Press, ©1999.
Series: Shades of blue and gray series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
"During the Civil War, many southerners expressed serious opposition to secession and openly entreated their fellow southerners to maintain support for the Union. A number of these unionists actively opposed the Confederacy while remaining within its borders; others fled their homes and the South, becoming exiles in northern cities and the border slave states. The southern unionist leaders used their oral and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Southern unionist pamphlets and the Civil War.
Columbia, Mo. : University of Missouri Press, ©1999
(DLC) 99044234
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jon L Wakelyn
ISBN: 082626204X 9780826262042 0826212646 9780826212641
OCLC Number: 47011933
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 392 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: Southern Unionist Pamphleteers on Governance during the Civil War --
Reply to the Speech of Hon. J.C. Breckinridge, Delivered in the United States Senate, July 16th, 1861 / Anna Ella Carroll --
The Civil War: Its Nature and End / Robert Jefferson Breckinridge --
Speech on the Object of the War / Waitman T. Willey --
Speech on the Bill to Confiscate the Property and Free the Slaves of Rebels / John S. Carlile --
Speech against the Great Rebellion / William Gannaway Brownlow --
Union and Secession in Mississippi / John W. Wood --
The Wrongs to Missouri's Loyal People / Charles D. Drake --
The Institution of Slavery in the Southern States, Religiously and Morally Considered in Connection with Our Sectional Troubles / Bryan Tyson --
Address in Favor of Reunion in 1863 / Edward W. Gantt --
What Is Unconditional Unionism? / Michael Hahn --
Address to the People of Texas / Andrew Jackson Hamilton --
Speech on the Restoration of State Government / Andrew Johnson --
Letter to His Excellency the President and the Honorable Congress of the United States, on the Subject of Abuse of Military Power in the Command of General Butler in Virginia and North Carolina / Francis Harrison Pierpont --
Speech in the House of Representatives of the United States, May 17th, 1864, in Defence of His Claim to a Seat in That Body / Joseph E. Segar --
Letter / Jeremiah Clemens --
Letter to the Hon. Henry Winter Davis / Thomas J. Durant --
The Political Position of Thomas J. Durant / Anthony Paul Dostie.
Series Title: Shades of blue and gray series.
Responsibility: edited by Jon L. Wakelyn.


During the American Civil War, Southern Unionist leaders used their written communication skills to proclaim their opposition to the Confederacy in pamphlets. This collection of their protests  Read more...


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