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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

February 17, 1863

London Newspaper Argued for Peaceful Separation

The Southern Recorder of Milledgeville reprinted an item from a London newspaper, which argued that the Lincoln concept of one nation in North America was “wrongly constituted.” they did not take a pro-Southern stance so much, but argued that peaceable separation was preferable to Civil War.

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