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A.S. Willington & Co. (fl. 1861-1864) Charleston tri-weekly courier.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05959.38 Author/Creator: A.S. Willington & Co. (fl. 1861-1864) Place Written: Charleston, SC Type: Newspapers Date: 3 October 1863 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Reported Retreat of Burnside, General Lee's Official Report on the Pennsylvania Campaign (Gettysburg), Yankees Fortifying at Cupepper, C.H.


Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: Civil War, Military History, Confederate States of America, Confederate General or Leader, Battle of Gettysburg, Battle, Union Forces, Union General

Sub Era: The American Civil War