Manuscript Collection

Confederate Imprint- Accession 75 - M33 (45)

Title

Confederate Imprint- Accession 75 - M33 (45)

Files

Identifier

Accession 75- M33 (45)

Inclusive Dates

1863

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

1 piece

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

The Confederate Imprint is an original imprint issued during the American Civil War on August 18, 1863 “To the people of Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas and Missouri and the Allied Indian nations” at Marshall, Texas by the governors of Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Missouri. It seeks to build up the support and confidence of the southern people in the Confederacy following the Union forces capture of New Orleans, LA which split the Confederacy, along the Mississippi River.

Provenance

The Confederate Imprint was transferred from the Mary Elizabeth Massey Papers(Accession 20) on January 17, 1977.

Keywords

American Civil War, Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, Missouri

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Confederate Imprint- Accession 75 - M33 (45)

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