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brief history of the Ladies" Memorial Association of Charleston, S. C. from its organization in 1865 to April 1, 1880. Together with a roster of the Confederate dead interred at Magnolia and the various city church-yards. by Ladies" Memorial Association (Charleston, S.C.)

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Published by H. P. Cooke & co., printers in Charleston .
Written in English



  • United States


  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Lists of dead and wounded -- Confederate side

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Compiled by Prof. F. A. Porcher.

ContributionsPorcher, Frederick A. 1809-1888.
LC ClassificationsE650 .L15
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p.
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6918777M
LC Control Number02018857

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