TITLE

Flags, Traditions, and Charity

AUTHOR(S)
Jacobs, Alan
PUB. DATE
November 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Nov1996, Issue 67, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an article on Southerners in the Mason-Dixon Line area in the U.S. Background on the Society for the Preservation of Southern Culture at Wheaton College in Illinois; Information on the tradition of Southern citizens; Impact of the society's Confederated battle flag on African American Southerners.
ACCESSION #
17752992

 

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