The building of the Southern spy network started early on in Washington, D.C. itself. When Virginia was in limbo between having seceded but not yet having joined the Confederacy, the governor of that state, John Letcher, began recruiting spies while he had an open loophole of sorts.
“The withdrawal of a State from a league has no revolutionary or insurrectionary characteristic. The government of the State remains unchanged as to all internal affairs.
The plan to designate a transcontinental highway to honor the President of the Confederate States of America was conceived in 1913. Today, remnants of that highway periodically generate controversy. The following is presented to explain the origins of this highway from America’s past. The Jefferson
The American Civil War Museum is a multi-site museum in the Greater Richmond Region of central Virginia, dedicated to the history of the American Civil War.The museum operates three sites: The Museum and White House of the Confederacy and the American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar in Richmond, and the Museum of the Confederacy…
Why, exactly, did Robert E. Lee fight for the Confederacy? ROBERT E. LEE should not be understood as a figure defined primarily by his Virginia identity. As with almost all his fellow American citizens, he manifested a range …
But the protesters weren’t waving the stars and stripes. America’s resurgent white-nationalist movement thrives on the power of imagery and symbolism, especially the symbols of the Confederacy.
BD-3000 luxury droids were a model of droid used by both the Galactic Republic and the Confederacy of Independant Systems during the Clone Wars. One BD-3000 hosted a music program on the Grand Army of the Republic’s broadcast system, which was listened to by clone troopers including those
Misl generally refers to the sovereign states of the Sikh Confederacy, that rose during the 18th century in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent after the collapse of …
“When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.” — Jonathan Swift, Thoughts on Various Subjects, Moral and Diverting Before you go expecting a deep dive into John Kennedy Toole’s famously posthumous, Pulitzer Prize
Civil war history of Texas; confederate forts and camps in Texas; battles fought in Texas; men that served in the Texas Confederacy; and the civil war POW camp in Texas.