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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

January 17, 1865

Editorial Adamantly Opposed to Peace Negotiations

The Southern Recorder of Milledgeville printed an editorial arguing forcefully against any state convention to consider the status of the country or to instruct the congressional delegation on possible peace negotiations; they said this would amount to withdrawing from and betraying the Confederacy.

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