13.06.2012 On Saturday, June 9, 2012, William S. Connery received the prestigious JeffersonDavis Historical Gold Medal for outstanding contributions in furthering the study and preservation of Confederate history through extensive ...
Robert E. Lee's surrender at the Appomatix Court House ended the Civil War, but a stubburn Davis refused to accept this fate. From "Civil War Journal: The Traitor President:... - 08.05.2007, USBiography
A longtime politician, Davis had been retired when the confederacy selected him to be their first and only President in 1861. From "Civil War Journal: The Traitor President:... - 08.05.2007, USBiography
16.09.2012 [The Herald-Mail] - When the Confederacy mandated that all hospitals were to be operated by the military, Confederate President JeffersonDavis commissioned Tomkins as a captain so she could continue her work. The commission made her the only female officer on either
15.09.2012 [NOLA.com] - Louisiana's whooping cranes are envisioned as a non-migrating flock. That doesn't mean the birds stay put -- they're long-distance flyers. They frequent Vermilion, JeffersonDavis, Evangeline and Acadia parishes and have been seen in Cameron, Calcasieu
14.09.2012 [Patch.com] - The medications were taken sometime between 7:45 a.m. and 11:55 p.m. on Sept. 7 in the 1300 block of JeffersonDavis Highway, according to police. Burglary Laptops were stolen from a business sometime between 9 p.m. on Sept. 5 and 8:20 a.m. on Sept.
14.09.2012 [Fredericksburg.com (blog)] - schedule 2 controlled substance (x3), possession of a schedule 4 controlled substance(x2) and possession of hypodermic needles (x2) in the area of Harrison Rd and JeffersonDavis Hwy. On 09/09/12 Deputy J.C. Morris arrested Justin Lee McKenzie of
One of the fruitful sources, as I hold it, of the errors which prevail in our country, is the theory that this is a government of one people; that the government of the United States was formed by a mass; and therefore it is taken that all are responsible for the institutions and policies of each. The government of the United States is a compact between the sovereign members who formed it; and if there be one feature common to all the colonies planted upon the shores of America, it was the steady assertion of, and uncompromising desire for, community independence. -Senate speech, May 7th, 1860
Proklamacja ta uspokoi obawy tych, którzy lękali się, że obecna wojna może skończyć rekonstrukcją dawnej Unii lub jakąś odnową bliskich stosunków politycznych ze Stanami Zjednoczonymi. - Opis: komentarz w sprawie proklamacji abolicyjnej, uwalniającej niewolników na terenach zajmowanych przez konfederatów. - Źródło: Grzegorz Swoboda, Gettysburg 1863, Warszawa 1990
27.08.2012 [PotomacLocal.com] - Brandishing of a Firearm – On August 26th at 7:15PM, police responded to the area of JeffersonDavis Hwy and Dale Blvd in Woodbridge (22191) for a brandishing. The victims, a 21 year old woman and a 28 year old man – both of Woodbridge, reported to
08.09.2012 [WTVR] - Chesterfield Police Lt. Carpenter told CBS 6 a woman entered the Virginia Credit Union along the 13000 block of JeffersonDavis Highway around 4:00 p.m. The bank teller told police the woman said she had left a bomb at the bank, Lt. Carpenter. Virginia
13.09.2012 [Patch.com] - Dollar General, 1255 JeffersonDavis Hwy., Sept. 11, 8 p.m. A juvenile reported that his bicycle was stolen from outside the store. No suspects or witnesses at this time. 1000 block of Wicklow Drive, Sept. 7, 5–7 p.m. A resident reported that his
10.09.2012 [al.com] - The nation's top linebacker prospect, who has committed to Auburn, registered seven tackles, a sack and a forced fumble 48-2 win over JeffersonDavis at Cramton Bowl in Montgomery. He also scored on a 28-yard run. No. 2 O.J. Howard, Autauga Academy
05.09.2012 [WTVR] - He was charged with robbery and use of a firearm. Additionally, 39-year-old Christopher L. Santiago, of the 11300 block of JeffersonDavis Highway, was arrested Tuesday on Midlothian Turnpike. Santiago was charged with robbery. Both men are charged in
11.05.2012 Yesterday I finished reading Yael Sternhell's wonderful book, Routes of War: The World of Movement in the Confederate South, which explores various aspects of mobility in the Confederate South. The author argues that what ...