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Pinckney, Henry Laurens (1794-1863) Charleston mercury. [Vol. 83, no. 11, 833 (August 14, 1863)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05959.43.32 Author/Creator: Pinckney, Henry Laurens (1794-1863) Place Written: Charleston, South Carolina Type: Newspaper Date: 14 August 1863 Pagination: 4 p. ; 65 x 52 cm

Summary of Content: Submarine Batteries on James River, From Morris Island, The river above Vicksburg swarming with gun boats, Accounts of the Battle of Manassas, The resignation of Gneral Price.

Background Information: Founded in 1819 by Henry Laurens Pinckney, son of Charles Pickney, who was its sole editor for the first fifteen years of publication.

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Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryConfederate States of AmericaSubmarineNavyConfederate General or LeaderBattle of Bull RunBattle

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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