University of Alabama Press
Montgomery, Alabama -- the first capital of the Confederate States of America, as well as the capital of the state -- is an interesting example of a fairly major Southern city during the American Civil War. The populace was about evenly divided racially: half white and half black. There were 8,8....
"Capital Struggles: Montgomery Survived The War With Surprising Ease,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 1
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol1/iss1/4