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Collection Reference Number GLC05959.39.06
From Archive Folder Editions of the Confederate Baptist 
Title Confederate Baptist. [Vol. 1, no. 9 (November 26, 1862)]
Date 26 November 1862
Author Reynolds, J. L. (James Lawrence) (1814-1877)  
Additional authors Breaker, Jacob Manly Cantey (1824-1894)
Document Type Newspapers and Magazines
Content Description Battle of Suffolk, President Davis' Order to the Trans-Mississippi Department, Destruction of St. Mary's, Ga. by Federal Gunboats, Arrival of Rosecrans at Murfreesboro, Yankee Defeat at Suffolk, Lee Refuses to Surrender Petersburg, Action at Fredericksburg, Admiral Porter to Attack Vicksburg. A lengthy article examines secession. Another Welsh Neck Association report is included. An article explains how pastors live based on their salaries. About half of page 3 is devoted to war news.
Subjects Battle of Stones River (Murfreesboro)  Battle of Vicksburg  Battle of Petersburg  Civil War  Military History  Confederate States of America  Religion  Battle  Confederate General or Leader  Wartime Pillaging and Destruction  Navy  Union Forces  Battle of Fredericksburg  Union General  
People Reynolds, J. L. (James Lawrence) (1814-1877)  Breaker, Jacob Manly Cantey (1824-1894)  
Place written Columbia, South Carolina
Theme The American Civil War; Religion
Sub-collection American Civil War Newspapers and Magazines
Additional Information The purpose of this journal, according to its first issue, is the advancement of the Baptist denomination in both intelligence and piety, while giving support to the Confederacy. Thousands of copies were distributed to soldiers.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945