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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

April 11, 1865

Newspaper Vainly Held Out Hope

News of the surrender at Appomattox had not yet reached Georgia, so the Southern Recorder of Milledgeville still held out hope for the Confederate armies in Virginia and elsewhere.

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Digital Library of Georgia
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