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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

February 06, 1864

Exaggerated Editorial in Harper’s Weekly

This week’s edition of Harper’s Weekly showed that exaggeration came from both sides of the press in the Civil War; this piece mentioned a Macon, Georgia newspaper in its attack on Confederate President Jefferson Davis.