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Collection Reference Number GLC05959.43.26
From Archive Folder Copies of the Charleston Mercury 
Title Charleston mercury. [Vol. 83, no. 11, 825 (August 5, 1863)]
Date 5 August 1863
Author Pinckney, Henry Laurens (1794-1863)  
Document Type Newspapers and Magazines
Content Description Members of the Choctaw Tribe Travel to Meet President Davis at Richmond, Grant Establishes Garrison of 3,000 Men, Banks Defeated, Loses 6,000 men, including 4,000 Prisoners, Taylor and Magruder's Forces United, News from the Mississippi, Battle of Manassas Gap, Resignation of General Price.
Subjects Battle of Richmond  Civil War  Military History  Confederate States of America  Confederate General or Leader  American Indian History  Union General  Union Forces  Prisoner of War  Death  Injury or Wound  Battle  
Place written Charleston, South Carolina
Theme The American Civil War; Native Americans; The Presidency
Sub-collection American Civil War Newspapers and Magazines
Additional Information Founded in 1819 by Henry Laurens Pinckney, son of Charles Pickney, who was its sole editor for the first fifteen years of publication.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945