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The Mighty Myth of the Happy Plantation by Jim Surkamp
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/hello-world/
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https://web.archive.org/web/20190612184352/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/06/sample-post/

A Cradle of American Values: The Lower (northern) Shenandoah Valley in 18th Century
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/a-cradle-of-american-values-the-lower-northern-shenandoah-valley-in-18th-century/
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https://web.archive.org/web/20190710015354/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/06/540/

Mr. Hall Showed Us How to Make Things – Lots of Them, and Quickly by Jim Surkamp
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/mr-hall-showed-us-how-to-make-things-lots-of-them-and-quickly/
2668 words

https://web.archive.org/web/20190710014718/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/06/mr-hall-showed-us-how-to-make-things/

Mary Mitchell Remembers Shepherdstown & Copenhagen (1850s)
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/mary-mitchell-remembers-shepherdstown-copenhagen-1850s/
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https://web.archive.org/web/20190710023214/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/06/mary-mitchell-remembers-shepherdstown-copenhagen/

Farm Life 1850s – A.R.H. Ranson Tells, Opines
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/farm-life-1850s-a-r-h-ranson-tells-opines/
5839 words

Martin Delany: To Be More Than Equal
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/martin-delany-to-be-more-than-equal/
6982 words

Free, Black Families in Jefferson County, Va., Towns 1860
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/free-black-families-in-jefferson-county-va-towns-1860/
550 words

7 Biggest “People-Owners,” Jefferson County, Va. 1860
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/7-biggest-people-owners-jefferson-county-va-1860/
660 words

589 Enslaved Counted in 1860 as “Escaped”
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/589-enslaved-counted-in-1860-as-escaped-by-jim-surkamp-on-june-17-2011/
698 words

Fifteen Set Fires a Sign of Slave Resistance?
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/fifteen-set-fires-a-sign-of-slave-resistance/
5733 words

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“Did John Brown Have A Military Plan?” – Dennis Frye
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/did-john-brown-have-a-military-plan-dennis-frye/
866 words

John Brown Plots A Gov’t with Martin Delany
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/john-brown-plots-a-govt-with-martin-delany/
4502 words

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“Why Was Jefferson County a Crucible of the Civil War?” – Dennis Frye
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/why-was-jefferson-county-a-crucible-of-the-civil-war-dennis-frye/
728 words

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“Why Did Virginia Try John Brown?” – Dennis Frye
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/why-did-virginia-try-john-brown-dennis-frye/
710 words

Jefferson County, Virginia 1860 – A Profile of Prosperity
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/jefferson-county-virginia-1860-a-profile-of-prosperity/
2061 words

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“Was John Brown Insane?” – Dennis Frye
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/was-john-brown-insane-dennis-frye/
530 words

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“Did John Brown Elect Abraham Lincoln President?” – Dennis Frye
501 words
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/did-john-brown-elect-abraham-lincoln-president-dennis-frye/

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Did Virginia Realize They Would Host the Civil War?” – Dennis Frye
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/did-virginia-realize-they-would-host-the-civil-war-dennis-frye/
550 words

Shepherdstown, Va. – July, 1860 – Drumbeats By Jim Surkamp
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/shepherdstown-va-july-1860-drumbeats-by-jim-surkamp/
1638 words

P. Douglas Perks – November, 1860: Jefferson County Votes
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/p-douglas-perks-november-1860-jefferson-county-votes/
729 votes

“What Was Virginia’s Opinion of Secession?” – Dennis Frye
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/what-was-virginias-opinion-of-secession-dennis-frye/
707 words

2 Virginias: The Awaited Comet – Pt. 1
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/2-virginias-the-awaited-comet-pt-1/

https://web.archive.org/web/20130508020903/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/10/jefferson-county-pulled-along-the-tear-pt-1/

6032 words

The Tragic Vote in Richmond, April, 1861 – P. Douglas Perks
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/the-tragic-vote-in-richmond-april-1861-p-douglas-perks/

5082 words

The Comet Strikes – Pt. 2: The Virginia Secession Convention, spring, 1861 by Jim Surkamp

https://web.archive.org/web/20130511081923/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/11/the-comet-strikes-pt-2-the-virginia-secession-convention-spring-1861/

Events of Early April, 1861
227 words

https://web.archive.org/web/20130508021911/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/06/events-of-early-april-1861/

A Near Coup d-Etat – John Imboden, Then Stonewall Jackson Click Here
3376 words.
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/a-near-coup-d-etat-john-imboden-recounts/

https://web.archive.org/web/20130508020822/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/06/a-coup-detat-plan-at-the-exchange-hotel/

The Red Dawn of Sedition – David Hunter Strother Click Here
8386 words.
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/the-red-dawn-of-sedition-april-18-1861-by-jim-surkamp/

https://web.archive.org/web/20190612171148/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/06/the-fires-of-sedition-david-hunter-strother/

The Recruit: “Half-Horse, Half-Alligator” Click Here
1771 words.
https://civilwarscholars.com/uncategorized/the-recruit-half-horse-half-alligator-by-jim-surkamp/

https://web.archive.org/web/20190710013657/https://civilwarscholars.com/2011/06/the-recruit-%e2%80%9chalf-horse-half-alligator%e2%80%9d/