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Monday, April 20, 2015

May/June 2015 Issue

Our May/June 2015 issue is at the printer and should be mailed out soon. Updated information for our July Reunion in Richmond, VA, is included, so make your plans now! One of our sesquicentennial authors, H.V. Trawick returns with his article What Was the War of 1861-1865 All About? More info for our ongoing battle with history revisionists. We welcome historian Michael C. Hardy with his article Capitals … The Race to be Last. A look at the claims to be the last capital of the Confederacy. Proposed Constitutional Amendments are included for your review. Plus, all of our usual features and more!