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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

July 17, 1861

Article from Philadelphia Suggested Destination for Freed Slaves

The Southern Confederacy of Atlanta printed an article from a Philadelphia newspaper, suggesting what might be done with slaves freed in the course of putting down the rebellion.

Image of Article from Philadelphia Suggested Destination for Freed Slaves Southern Confederacy
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