confederate capital

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  1. jpeter

    Oops, big lump of your posts....

    DISCLAIMER: This thread contains posts from multiple threads, as many as 30! They were accidentally merged together. Sorry! This thread is closed. Feel free to open some new discussions. ---CivilWarTalk--- Native American slavery in North America was extensive over much of the...
  2. WJC

    Why Richmond?

    The rebel 'government' had three capitals: first, Montgomery, Alabama, then Richmond, Virginia and finally- while 'on the run'- Danville, Virginia. Some add a fourth, Greensboro, North Carolina. Why was Richmond chosen as the capital? Was it an exercise in bravado, a message to the U. S...