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Collection Reference Number GLC05988.28
From Archive Folder Collection of Confederate wallpaper newspapers 
Title The southern sentinel. [Vol. 1, no. 24 (August 15, 1863)]
Date 15 August 1863
Author Compton, T.G. (fl. 1863)  
Document Type Newspapers and Magazines
Content Description Confederate occupation newspaper. Article concerning Confederate generals Johnston, Pemberton, and President Davis describes them as a crew of mercenaries and parasites of the Confederate government; General Johnston is responsible for the fall of Vicksburg. "Alfred Neafie" noted in red ink on each corner. Wallpaper has blue-gray floral pattern with green and purple highlights.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Confederate States of America  Printing  Union Forces  Confederate General or Leader  Government and Civics  Battle of Vicksburg  Battle  
People Compton, T.G. (fl. 1863)  
Place written Alexandria, Louisiana
Theme The American Civil War
Sub-collection American Civil War Newspapers and Magazines
Additional Information The Southern Sentinel first began publication in March 1863 and ceased in 1867.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Civil War: Theater of War Main Western Theater