Monthly Archives: July 2011

Andersonvile Prison Camp Synonymous With Horror

By | 2015-01-13T02:35:16+00:00 July 30th, 2011|Uncategorized|

What would you have done? Just suppose you were the Commander of the notorious Andersonville Prison Camp. Your name is Henry Wirz and you have just  succeeded John Henry Winder, who has died of exhaustion. It is February, 1865. Your camp was designed [...]

Jefferson Davis’ Route To Montgomery

By | 2015-01-13T02:35:17+00:00 July 25th, 2011|Uncategorized|

Jefferson Davis had a long and wearying trip from his home at Brierfield to Montgomery where he was inaugurated Provisional President of the Confederate States of America on February 18, 1861.He left his home and went by river to Vicksburg [...]

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