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The Papers of Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis

The Papers of Jefferson Davis

by Jefferson Davis

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Published by Louisiana State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Presidents,
  • Confederate States of America,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • 1808-1889,
  • Archives,
  • Davis, Jefferson,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages806
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7945303M
    ISBN 10080710082X
    ISBN 109780807100820

      The messages and papers of Jefferson Davis and the Confederacy, including diplomatic correspondence, by Confederate States of America. President, , Chelsea House-R. Hector edition, in English - A new ed. with a comprehensive introd. by Allan Nevins. Jefferson Davis, –89, American statesman, President of the Southern Confederacy, b. Fairview, near Elkton, Ky. His birthday was June 3. Early Life Davis's parents moved to Mississippi when he was a boy. He was given a classical education at Transylvania Univ. and was appointed to West Point, where he was graduated in

    The Papers of Jefferson Davis by Jefferson Davis, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.3/5(1). Jefferson Davis, Constitutionalist: His Letters, Papers, and Speeches, Volume 10 Jefferson Davis Mississippi Department of Archives and History, - Confederate States of America - 11 pages5/5(1).

    The papers of Jefferson Davis by Jefferson Davis; 11 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Presidents, Sources, Archives, History; Places: Confederate States of . MS Jefferson Davis Trial papers. These fourteen documents indicate the legal entanglements, ambiguous delays, political floundering, and shifting of responsibilities that occurred during the period from Jefferson Davis' first indictment for treason, on , through March 6, , when the trial, finally set for Ma , was.


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The Papers of Jefferson Davis by Jefferson Davis Download PDF EPUB FB2

Lynda Lasswell Crist, Editor Mary Seaton Dix, Coeditor Introduction by Frank E. VandiverVolume 7 of The Papers of Jefferson Davis offers a unique view ofthe first year of the Confederacy, Davis' presidency, and the Civil January 21 Davis made his affecting farewell speech before a hushed Senate, then left for Mississippi/5(4).

Lynda Lasswell Crist has been editor of The Papers of Jefferson Davis since Suzanne Scott Gibbs has been assistant editor of The Papers of Jefferson Davis since T. Michael Parrish is Linden Bowers Professor of American History at Baylor University and the Author: Jefferson Davis, Lynda Lasswell Crist, Suzanne Scott Gibbs, T.

Michael Parrish. In volume 14 of The Papers of Jefferson Davis, the editors have drawn from over one hundred manuscript repositories and private collections, in addition to numerous published sources, to offer a compelling portrait of Davis over the last decade of his : Jefferson Davis.

The final volume of The Papers of Jefferson Davis follows the former president of the Confederacy through the completion of his two monumental works on the history of the Confederate States of America. In the first, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government (), Davis sought to recast the Confederacy as a just and moral nation that was constitutionally correct in standing up for its.

Jefferson Finis Davis (June 3, December 6, ) was an American military officer, statesman, and leader of the Confederacy during the American Civil War, serving as the President of the Confederate States of America for its entire history, to Ratings: 0.

Lynda Lasswell Crist, EditorMary Seaton Dix, The Papers of Jefferson Davis book by Frank E. VandiverVolume 7 of The Papers of Jefferson Davis offers a unique view ofthe first year of the Confederacy, Davis' presidency, and the Civil January 21 Davis made his affecting farewell speech before a hushed Senate, then left for Mississippi.

His uncertainty over a military or political course vanished. The Papers of Jefferson Davis, a documentary editing project based at Rice University in Houston, Texas, has published () a 14 volume edition of his letters and speeches, several of which can be found on this web site. The site also provides extensive information on Davis and his family and numerous images.

The Papers of Thomas Jefferson is the definitive edition of the papers of the author of the Declaration of Independence, our nation’s third president. Begun in as the first modern historical documentary edition, the project includes not only the letters Jefferson wrote but also those he received.

Title Jefferson Davis papers, Summary Correspondence, articles, speeches, photocopies of land grants, newspaper clippings, notes of historian Nathaniel W. Stephenson summarizing letters and writings by Davis which were printed in The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies (), and drafts of military reports concerning the Battle.

The eleventh volume of The Papers of Jefferson Davis follows the last tumultuous months of the Confederacy and illuminates Davis's policies, feelings, ideas, and relationships, as well as the viewpoints of hundreds of southerners -- critics and supporters -- who asked for favors, pointed out abuses, and offered advice on myriad topics.

Lynda Lasswell Crist was editor of The Papers of Jefferson Davis from until completion of the project in Mary Seaton Dix edited The Papers of Jefferson Davis from until July, Kenneth H. Williams is director of publications for the Kentucky.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Papers of Jefferson Davis: Papers of Jefferson Davis, Vol. 1 by Jefferson Davis (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Volume 7 of The Papers of Jefferson Davis offers a unique view ofthe first year of the Confederacy, Davis' presidency, and the Civil War.

On January 21 Davis made his affecting farewell speech before a hushed Senate, then left for : Jefferson Davis, Lynda Lasswell Crist, Mary Seaton Dix. In volume 14 of The Papers of Jefferson Davis, the editors have drawn from over one hundred manuscript repositories and private collections, in addition to numerous published sources, to offer a compelling portrait of Davis over the last decade of his life.

Jefferson Finis Davis (June 3, – December 6, ) was an American politician who served as the president of the Confederate States from to As a member of the Democratic Party, he represented Mississippi in the United States Senate and the House of Representatives before the American Civil previously served as the United States Secretary of War from to Education: Transylvania University, U.S.

THE PAPERS OF JEFFERSON DAVIS BY JEFFERSON DAVIS EDITED BY A TEAM OF CIVIL WAR EXPERTS NINE VOLUME BOOK SET FINE CONDITION Sharp, Bright, Clean, Solidly Bound, Book Set Contains Frontispiece Illustrations of Davis in Each Volume Rich with Letters, Addresses, Documents, Autobiographic Sketches, Appendices Fully Referenced and Indexed; Contains a Comprehensive Seller Rating: % positive.

SUZANNE SCOTT GIBBS was assistant editor of The Papers of Jefferson Davis from to WILLIAM C. DAVIS is the former director of the Center for Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech and the author of numerous books of southern history, including The Rogue Republic: How Would-Be Patriots Waged the Shortest Revolution in American : Louisiana State University Press.

Volume 8 of The Papers of Jefferson Davis brings the Confederate president to the second year of the War Between the States and shows that during Davis was almost completely overwhelmed by militaryearly that year, in an address to the Confederate Congress, he admitted that in trying to defend every part of its far-flung territory, the “Government had attempted Pages: In volume 14 of The Papers of Jefferson Davis, the editors have drawn from over one hundred manuscript repositories and private collections, in addition to numerous published sources, to offer a compelling portrait of Davis over the last decade of his life.

Papers of Jefferson Davis: The Papers of Jefferson Davis (Hardcover)Price: $ The Papers of Jefferson Davis: June July Jefferson Davis $. In Volume 4 of The Papers of Jefferson Davis, which covers the years toDavis had clearly chosen politics ar his life's work.

He relished in his role as Mississippi's senior senator and willingly assumed the responsibility of being a national spokesman for the South/5(4).Author: Jefferson Davis; Haskell M Monroe; James T McIntosh; Lynda Lasswell Crist: Publisher: Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, © Edition/Format: Print book: Biography: State or province government publication: English: Rev.

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