Jefferson Davis

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American statesman


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Jefferson Davis seemed to sprout wings close home, eventually winning by five lengths.
"We really want to make (South Jefferson Davis Parkway) an extension of the Lafitte Greenway," he said.
Macdonald and American Civil War Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis. [I suggest reading the Appendix first to understand what Laxer is trying to do in this book.] All three struggled, in different ways, to forge a national mission in the face of challenging odds.
She approached her shortly after her marriage asking her to be a spy in Jefferson Davis' house.
Davis Magnet International Baccalaureate Elementary in Jackson - currently named for Jefferson Davis, a former Confederate leader - will be renamed Barack Obama Magnet IB, ( USA Today reported Wednesday.
Eoin Doyle, trainer of Jefferson Davis Things didn't go his way when he ran fourth at Kilbeggan on Friday.
Critique: Impressively well and exhaustively researched, organized and presented, "Decapitating the Union: Jefferson Davis, Judah Benjamin and the Plot to Assassinate Lincoln" is a substantial and valued contribution to the growing body of historical literature with reference to the death of Abraham Lincoln.
Nobody was better trained as a mid-nineteenth-century commander in chief than Jefferson Davis. There were more important American military leaders and more successful Washington hands prior to the Civil War, but Davis was almost unique in the way he navigated both worlds.
In Embattled Rebel, McPherson revisits the contentious persona of President of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis.
Synopsis: "Jefferson Davis Before He Wore Confederate Gray" is a novel that stays true to a historical narrative.
Brian Carriere, social studies and political science instructor at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College's Jefferson Davis Campus, was elected to serve as vice president of the Mississippi Faculty Association for Community and Junior Colleges (MFACJC).
But beyond the lovely pictures, a cover story caught my eye: "The Remains of the Day," about the descendants of Jefferson Davis. Now, mind you, I've never known much about Jefferson Davis nor worried about learning more.
Bloody Times: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis. HarperCollins, 2010.
The Museum of the Confederacy is pleased to announce that the recipients of the 40th annual Jefferson Davis Award are loan Waugh's U.
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