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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

March 05, 1863

Call for Day of Fasting and Prayer Published

The Southern Confederacy of Atlanta printed a proclamation from Confederate President Jefferson Davis calling for another day of fasting and prayer on March 27. From such proclamations, it is clear that both sides fervently believed that they had the moral high ground in the war.

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