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2 September 1861: “I am satisfied that Ky. will never be a reliable member of the Confederate States until she has gone through a bloody purgation.”

Item description: Given Campbell was born in Salem, Ky., on 31 December 1835. He studied law at the University of Virginia and, upon graduation, took up practice in Saint Louis, Mo. At the outbreak of the Civil War, he returned … Continue reading

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