J.D.B. De Bow letter, 1862 June 22

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Creator:De Bow, J. D. B. (James Dunwoody Brownson), 1820-1867
Title:J.D.B. De Bow letter, 1862 June 22

Letter from J.D.B. DeBow, Charleston, S.C., to Charles Gayarré blames Mansfield Lovell for the fall of New Orleans and discusses civilian attitudes toward the war in Richmond and Charleston, the desertion of slaves along the coast, foreign aid, and Beauregard's evacuation of Corinth, Miss.

Subjects:Gayarré, Charles, 1805-1895 | Lovell, Mansfield, 1822-1884 | Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 | Fugitive slaves--Confederate States of America | New Orleans (La.)--History--Capture, 1862 | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Public opinion | Corinth (Miss.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | politics and elections | writing, literature, and reading | military | slaves | race relations and racial attitudes and racial attitudes | attitudes about war
Collection:Civil War: Context & Conflict
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
Original Material:

Charles E.A. Gayarré Papers (Grace King Collection), Mss. 1282


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Charles E.A. Gayarr Papers, Mss. 1282, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

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