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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

June 17, 1862

Southerners Urged to Prepare for Winter Early

The Southern Federal Union of Milledgeville published an editorial urging everyone to prepare for the upcoming winter, even in the heat of summer. In so doing, they acknowledged what was becoming apparent - that the Civil War would not be over quickly.

Image of Southerners Urged to Prepare for Winter Early Southern Federal Union
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