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Memoirs : with special reference to secession and the Civil War  Cover Image Book Book

Memoirs : with special reference to secession and the Civil War


This autobiography examines John Henninger Reagan's life and his work as the Post Master General for the Confederacy.

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  • Physical Description: 351 pages : frontispiece, plates, portraits ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York ; Washington : 1906.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Youth and early experiences -- The Cherokee campaign -- Surveying expeditions -- Indian and internal troubles -- Lawyer and legislator -- In Congress -- Reelection to Congress -- Cause of the war between the states -- Organization of the Confederate government -- The Confederate post office department -- The struggle for Richmond - Cabinet and other questions -- Hampton Roads Conference -- The campaigns of 1864 and 1865 -- The surrender of our armies -- The president and cabinet in retreat -- Looking to the future -- Reconstruction and after -- In retrospect.
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Subject: Reagan, John H. (John Henninger), 1818-1905.
Confederate States of America > Postal service.
Confederate States of America > Politics and government.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Personal narratives, Confederate.
Reagan, John H. (John Henninger), 1818-1905.
American Civil War (1861-1865)
Postal service.
Politics and government
United States.
United States > Confederate States of America.
Genre: Personal narratives > Confederate.
Personal narratives.
Personal narratives.

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