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William Lloyd and Co. Daily Richmond examiner. [Vol. 18, no. 41 (April 16, 1864)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05959.72.085 Author/Creator: William Lloyd and Co. Place Written: Richmond, Virginia Type: Newspaper Date: 16 April 1864 Pagination: 2 p. ; 60 x 43 cm

Summary of Content: Forrest's expedition in Tennessee, Beast Butler & the clergy, All the clergy of Portsmouth & Norfolk swallowed Butler's oath, Splendid victory - capture of Fort Pillow, the whole garrison annihilated (massacred).


Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryConfederate States of AmericaUnion ForcesAtrocityUnion GeneralReligionConfederate General or LeaderOathBattleAfrican American TroopsAfrican American HistoryFortificationMassacrePrisoner of WarBattle of Fort Pillow (Fort Pillow Massacre)

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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