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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

November 21, 1861

Milledgeviile Newspaper Predicted Long and Bloody War

Most people, on both sides of the war, had confidently expected it be short, naturally with their side winning. On this day the Daily Federal Union of Milledgeville, while still confident of victory, correctly predicted that the war was likely to be long and bloody.

Image of Daily Federal Union
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