Condition of the South at the Close of the War (part one)

Posted by ractrose on 7 Dec 2021 in Nonfiction

        Writers of historical fiction, the next few days’ posts are for you. The transcription I’ll be offering, from General James Harrison Wilson‘s memoirs, (Under the Old Flag, 1912), gives the best illumination I have seen of 1860s attitudes on race. If we write about this era, we don’t want our white […]