Understanding the Transformation of a RegionTwenty years after Appomattox, in an 1885 Memorial Day speech, the Radical Republican Albion Tourgée said that Civil War veterans must of course be honored. But, he cautioned, “To dwell upon the hero’s sufferings and ignore the motive which ins....
"The Fall of the House of Dixie,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 15
, Article 6.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol15/iss3/6