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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

April 25, 1865

Milledgeville Newspapers Reported Momentous Events from Previous Weeks

The Southern Recorder of Milledgeville was finally able to report on the big news from earlier this month - Lee’s surrender, Lincoln’s assassination, and the fall of Columbus and Macon, Georgia.

The Confederate Union of Milledgeville also carried blurbs on these momentous events.

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Image of Confederate Union
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