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My old Confederate home : a respectable place for Civil War veterans

Author: Rusty Williams
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the wake of America's Civil War, hundreds of thousands of men who fought for the Confederacy trudged back to their homes in the Southland. Some-due to lingering effects from war wounds, other disabilities, or the horrors of combat-were unable to care for themselves. Homeless, disabled, and destitute veterans began appearing on the sidewalks of southern cities and towns. In 1902 Kentucky's Confederate veterans  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Williams, Rusty, 1948-
My old Confederate home.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2010
(DLC) 2010003208
(OCoLC)460059228
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rusty Williams
ISBN: 9780813173795 0813173795 9780813139777 0813139775
OCLC Number: 697182252
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 313 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction --
The cripple and the banker --
The private and the clubwoman --
The boat captain and the bank robber --
The auditor and the stockman --
The governor and the prisoner --
The druggist and the sheriff --
The general's sister and the stockman's wife --
The knight and the icemaker --
The railroad man and the barber --
The socialite and the editor --
The fiddlers and the Indian agent --
The farmer and the daughter --
The trainer and the undertaker --
The reverend and the rector --
The engineer and the little girl.
Responsibility: Rusty Williams.

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