J.D.B. De Bow letter, 1863 October 12

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Creator:De Bow, J. D. B. (James Dunwoody Brownson), 1820-1867
Title:J.D.B. De Bow letter, 1863 October 12

Letter from J.D.B. DeBow, Alabama, to Charles Gayarré discusses hard times, the ""black villainy"" of Wilson, Gayarre's adversity, a visit with Jefferson Davis and the Confederate cabinet, the despair of C.G. Meminger over Confederate currency,the lack of foreign intervention, and Pierre Soule's revolutionary ideas and scheme to fight with guerillas.

Subjects:Gayarré, Charles, 1805-1895 | Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 | Memminger, C. G. (Christopher Gustavus), 1803-1888 | Soul, Pierre, 1801-1870 | Confederate States of America--Politics and government | politics and elections | writing, literature, and reading | military | economics and markets | diplomacy
Collection:Civil War: Context & Conflict
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
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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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