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A.S. Willington & Co. (fl. 1861-1864) Charleston daily courier. [Vol. 61, no. 19,425 (March 25, 1863)]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05959.37.13 Author/Creator: A.S. Willington & Co. (fl. 1861-1864) Place Written: Charleston, South Carolina Type: Newspapers Date: 25 March 1863 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Morgan Overwhelmed by Superior Forces, The Value of Negro Labors.


Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: Civil War, Military History, Confederate States of America, Guerrilla Warfare, Battle, Labor, African American History, Slavery

Sub Era: The American Civil War