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Collection Reference Number GLC05988.29
From Archive Folder Collection of Confederate wallpaper newspapers 
Title The southern sentinel. [Vol. 1, no. 34 (October 24, 1863)]
Date 24 October 1863
Author Compton, T.G. (fl. 1863)  
Document Type Newspapers and Magazines
Content Description This Confederate re-occupation edition was published after Alexandria had been recaptured by Confederate forces from the Federals and includes Gen. Lee's Official Report of the Battle of Gettysburg. No news; plenty of rumors. Printed on eggshell blue wallpaper with blue and red foliage pattern.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Confederate States of America  Printing  Battle of Gettysburg  Battle  Confederate General or Leader  Union Forces  
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