of the Confederacy
||Great area to start your studies. Just a
short description of what the Confederacy was about.
|Blacks Who Fought
For The South
||A very interesting article that
appeared in the Washington Times Newspaper.
of the Civil War
||The "Causes" of the war as
viewed by the Confederates.
Nation, Declaration of Causes
||Bet you didn't know that the Cherokees
seceded from the Union right along with the Southern States. Well, they did. Take a look.
Confederate Heads of State
||This was President
||Not so different from the Yanks. Got a
link from this page to my Civil War Medicine Page. You might want to visit that before you
leave the site.
|Confederate Military History
||The Yanks won, the Rebs lost. The
winner writes the history. Now read what you weren't taught in school. This includes the
ugly word "RECONSTRUCTION!" Don't let the title fool you. A lot more here than
just Military History. This is a very detailed history of the Confederacy! Excerpts from
the 12 volume set.
In The Field
||A very interesting article written after
the war by and about a young Confederate soldier who experienced his first taste of
combat. Explains a lot of everyday soldier life.
||A little on the history of the Great
Seal of the Confederacy.
of the senators that served in the Confederate Government.
||A series of 5 articles that describe
just what it was like to be a Confederate soldier. It takes you from his glory days in the
beginning to the sorrowful days at the end and all the hardships in between.
||This version of the CSA Constitution
is clearly marked to show the differences between it and the US Constitution. You will
be amazed as to how alike they really were.
Confederate States Constitution
||An excellent place to
learn just how the CSA Constitution came to be.
||Except for dissent in the Confederate
Congress there could have been regiment after regiment of colored troops wearing gray.
Hard to believe? Take a look at this article.
Davis's Inaugural Address
nearly famous as Lincoln's, but not bad.
||With this kind of financing, it was a
miracle the Confederacy lasted as long as it did.
Of The Confederacy
||Detailed history of the 1st, 2nd, and
3rd national flags, plus the battle flag.
The Civil War
||Taken from Volume 11 of The Confederate
||Civil war prisons from the Confederate
In The Civil War
||A must read for all you
"border" state fans. Taken from Vol. 9 (Missouri) of the Confederate Military
||This little proposal might just have
saved the Confederacy, instead it almost cost Cleburne his career.
And Letters Of General Robert E. Lee
||Was the General really
going to write his memoirs after the war? Well, his son thought so. Taken from the book by
his son Captain Robert E. Lee.
||Great narrative about "Sherman's
March to the Sea" from the Southern view point. (Taken From The Confederate Military
||Great little description taken from
Volume 10 of the Confederate Military History.
Surrender of the Confederate Armies
descriptions of the surrender of each of the major Confederate fighting
|The End of the
||Just a wonderful piece taken from John
B. Gordon's book "Reminiscences of the War". If you're not Reb, you are gonna
wish you were.
||An excellent description of a typical
Confederate soldier written in 1893. He wasn't pretty, but he could fight!