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North Carolina Civil War monuments : an illustrated history / Douglas J. Butler.

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Ashe County Public Library 973.7 BUT (Text) 50503010947648 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Ashe County Public Library GR NC 973.7 BUT (Text) 50503010947754 Genealogy Available -
Watauga County Public Library 973.7 BUTLER (Text) 50502011390238 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780786468560
  • ISBN: 0786468564
  • Physical Description: x, 259 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-252) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Section I. Early commemoration, 1865-1895 -- Gathering the fallen -- Memory -- New ground -- A capital celebration -- Section II. Evolving commemoration, 1896-1918 -- "To the Confederate soldier" -- Monumental day -- The daughters -- Financing -- Dedication day -- Soldier statues -- Monument companies -- Poetry and prose -- Women of the Confederacy -- Across the chasm -- Section III. Expanding commemoration, 1919-1965 -- New expressions -- Hard times -- The centennial nears.
Summary, etc.:
"This illustrated history details one state's commemorative response to a war in which more than 30,000 of its soldiers died in military service: 101 Confederate monuments--and eight Union memorials, including one honoring African American troops--were dedicated across the Tarheel State between 1865 and 1961. Committee minutes, financial records, legal documents, and contemporaneous accounts are quoted"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Soldiers' monuments > North Carolina.
War memorials > North Carolina.
North Carolina > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Monuments.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Monuments.

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