Alabama Warriors speech text
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The collection contains the text of a speech written by G.L.M.(?) describing the contribution of Emma Sansom, Joseph Wheeler, Raphael Semmes, and John Pelham to Alabama history, that was read at the February 2, 1933, meeting of the Canebreak Rifle Guard Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
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Biographical / Historical
The Canebrake Rifle Guards chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy was founded in the mid-1960s in Uniontown, Alabama, about halfway between Demopolis and Selma, in Hale County.
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Text of a speech describing the contribution of Emma Sansom, Joseph Wheeler, Raphael Semmes, and John Pelham to Alabama history, read at the February 2, 1933, meeting of the Canebreak Rifle Guard Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1992
Martha Bace, 2009.
- Alabama -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
- Alabama Hall of Fame Inductees
- Confederate States of America -- History
- Legislators -- Alabama
- Pelham, John
- Sansom, Emma
- Semmes, Raphael, 1809-1877
- Southern Life and Culture
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
- War and Military
- Wheeler, Joseph
- Guide to the "Alabama Warriors" speech text
- May 2009
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