theoddmentemporium: Bullet in a Bible A soldier during the Civil War had his life saved by the Bible in his pocket. He wrote to President Lincoln about it, and the President sent him a replacement with the Presidential signature.
Odd to see a Civil War era photo with such an informal pose. Edward O. Ord, wife and child at the residence of Jefferson Davis. In the doorway is the table on which the surrender of General Robert E. Lee was signed,
States Rights ~ (learned this in college) Confederate soldier Julius Howell Interview What The south Fought For. Really puts a new spin on what most of us think all Southerners wanted during the Civil War