"Evidence of Womans Loyalty, Perseverance, and Fidelity": Confederate Soldiers' Monuments in North Carolina, 1865-1914

Vincent, Tom
January 2006
North Carolina Historical Review;Jan2006, Vol. 83 Issue 1, p61
Academic Journal
Looks at the memorialization efforts of confederate women during and after the war in North Carolina. Myth of the lost cause; Extent of the Ladies Memorial Association's political influence; Efforts of the women to raise money for the construction of monuments to fallen confederate soldiers; Pattern for memorialization set by the bereaved women of Fayetteville.


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