Daily Archives: 28 Jul ’12

28 July 1862: “The junction with Genl. Bragg if effected in time will I trust enable the two armies to crush Buells column and advance to the recovery of Tennessee and the occupation of Kentucky.”

Item description: Letter, dated 28 July 1862, from Jefferson Davis to Edmund Kirby Smith. Item citation: From the Edmund Kirby-Smith Papers, #404, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Item transcription: Confederate States of … Continue reading

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