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Brownlow, William Gannaway (1805-1877) Brownlow's Knoxville Whig and rebel ventilator. [Vol. 1, no. 16 (April 23, 1864)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05959.50.15 Author/Creator: Brownlow, William Gannaway (1805-1877) Place Written: Knoxville, Tennessee Type: Newspaper Date: 23 April 1864 Pagination: 4 p. ; 59 x 42.5 cm

Summary of Content: The setting free of negroes, Terrible butchery at Ft. Pillow, Knoxville as a fortified city.


Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion ForcesEmancipationAfrican American HistorySlaveryBattle of Fort Pillow (Fort Pillow Massacre)MassacreAtrocityDeathFortificationConfederate States of AmericaBattleAfrican American Troops

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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