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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

May 09, 1863

Atlanta Newspaper Report on Chancellorsville

The Southern Confederacy of Atlanta was finally able to begin reporting on the Battle of Chancellorsville, first a report on the beginning of the battle, then an item on the wounding of Stonewall Jackson, and finally a reprinting on General Robert E. Lee’s address to his army after the victory.

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