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Religion in the Civil War:
The Southern Perspective

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Confederate Constitution, handwritten manuscript
Repository: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries

Convention to Frame Permanent Constitution for The Confederate States, printed.
Journal of the Confederate Congress, Volume 1, page 851
Repository: Library of Congress/American Memory


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