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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

September 27, 1862

Harper’s Weekly Editorial Insisted War Being Fought to Preserve Union

This week’s edition of Harper’s Weekly maintained the argument that the war was being fought to preserve the Union.

They also printed an image of the Confederate army crossing the Potomac River into Maryalnd.