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More on the Black Confederate Myth From Kevin Levin

http://cwmemory.com/2012/06/13/on-the-black-confederate-front-2/ And on Confederate slave pensions from Andy Hall at “Dead Confederates:”

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Slaves in the Confederacy – Civil War Memory

With thanks to Kevin Levin at “Civil War Memory for the following story.” Kevin Levin’s post today, at “Civil War Memory,” discusses honoring the slaves that survived the Confederacy: http://cwmemory.com/2012/06/08/honor-slaves-for-surviving-the-confederacy/

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Dedication Day Ceremony in Fredericksburg, Virginia

Kevin Levin, on his blog at “Civil War Memory,”has a post discussing the revival of a Dedication Day ceremony in Fredericksburg, VA: I am delighted to hear that residents of Fredericksburg, Virginia have resurrected a civic ceremony that was lost … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

There is an interesting blog, called “The Conscious Community” (TCC) that has a couple of posts today about the history of Memorial Day and its origins with the African-American community. Here is how they describe themselves: The Conscious Community (TCC) … Continue reading

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More on Robert Smalls from Donald Shaffer, part 3

http://cwemancipation.wordpress.com/2012/05/18/robert-smalls-and-the-escape-of-the-planter-part-3/ http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/sh-civil/civsh-p/planter.htm Andy Hall also has a post on Smalls, on his blog “Dead Confederates” today: http://deadconfederates.com/2012/05/18/to-be-divided-between-robert-smalls-and-his-associates/

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More Confederate Battle Flag Controversy, and Voter Suppression

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Donald Schaffer, on His Blog “Civil War Emncipation” Continues His Discussion on Robert Smalls, part 2

http://cwemancipation.wordpress.com/2012/05/14/robert-smalls-and-the-escape-of-the-planter-part-2/

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