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Collection Reference Number GLC03523.40.31
From Archive Folder Lydia A. Bishoff collection of Civil War correspondence 
Title The Copperhead Song
Date n.d.
Author Bishoff, Lydia A. (1841-1914)  
Document Type Miscellany
Content Description The poem describes "the southern copper head/It's head is big its heart is black/In treacherous deeds there will nothing lack." The author discusses the possibility of "desert[ing] this glorious union cause and join[ing] the rebel side," but concludes that, "We would rather die than thus disgrace our flag in dicksies land."
Subjects Woman Author  Women's History  Poetry  Copperheads  Confederate States of America  Union Forces  Civil War  Patriotism  
People Bishoff, Lydia A. (1841-1914)  
Place written s.l.
Theme Arts & Literature; Government & Politics
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945