Revitalizing a Governor’s ReputationEdmund J. Davis was one of the most maligned governors that Texas has ever known. During the Reconstruction era, Davis’s political opponents never missed an opportunity to vilify him, and a majority of voters blamed him for the economic and social i....
Howell, Kenneth W.
"Edmund J. Davis: Civil War General, Republican Leader, Reconstruction Governor,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 12
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol12/iss4/22