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Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints

Duke holds one of the world’s largest collections of Confederate imprints, or items printed in the Confederate States of America between secession from the Union and the surrender of the Confederate military forces (December 1860-April 1865). Confederate imprints are notable for their fragility and ephemerality, due to the scarcity of high-quality paper and a lack of large publishing and printing houses in the South, as well as for the view their contents give of military and civilian life in th...



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Topics: New Orleans (La.) -- Directories, New Orleans (La.) -- Commerce, New Orleans Suburban Area (La.) --...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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368 p. ; 21 cm
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Whately, Richard, 1787-1863
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xiv, 15-431 p. 19 cm
Topic: Rhetoric
3 p. l., [v]-xx, 730 p., 1 l. 16 cm
Topic: English language
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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Crandall 4029
Topics: Latin language, Latin language -- Grammar, Greensboro (N.C.) -- Imprints
Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Soldiers
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. War Dept; Gorgas, Josiah, 1818-1883
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"This manual is adopted, with some necessary changes, omissions, and alterations, from the Ordnance manual of the United States service of 1861."--Pref
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Ordnance
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. War Dept
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate imprint
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Hardee, William Joseph, 1815-1873
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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viii, 430 p. 23 cm
Topic: Spain -- Description and travel
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates
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Issued without title page; spine title varies
Topics: Administrative agencies, Administrative agencies -- Virginia -- Periodicals, Virginia -- Politics...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821; Burnod, ------; D'Aguilar, G. C. (George Charles), Sir, 1784-1855
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Contains LXXVIII maxims, annotated by M. Burnod and translated by Sir George C. D'Aguilar
Topic: Military art and science
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by United States. Army. Ordnance Dept; Confederate States of America. Ordnance Bureau
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Crandall 2487
Topics: United States. Army, Confederate States of America. Army, Ordnance
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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Caption (p. [1]) "Ordnance manual. Chapter first. Ordnance. The following are the kinds and calibres of ordnance used in the land service of the Confederate States."
Topics: United States. Army, Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate States of America. Ordnance...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America
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Caption title
Topic: Confederate States of America
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Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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Richmond, Va. : 1862
Topic: Surgery, Military
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia; Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
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Gen. Robert Edward Lee's report of the Army of Northern Virginia under his command
Topics: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns, Confederate States of America --...
168 p. 18 cm
Sibley's brigade as organized at San Antonio, Texas, in 1861 was composed of Reiley's 4th, Greens' 5th, and Steele's 7th regiment of Texas mounted volunteers. Waller's 13th battalion cavalry, organized at Hempstead, Texas, June 1, 1862, was attached to the brigade April 14, 1863. The brigade is also known as Green's and Hardeman's
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army. Sibley Brigade, Confederate States of America. Army. Texas...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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Founded as a semi-monthly by J. W. and W. S. Jones in Augusta in 1843, the Southern cultivator was "devoted to the interests of southern agriculture, designed to improve the mind and elevate the character of the tillers of the soil, and to introduce a more enlightened system of culture." It moved to Athens after the war, and then to Atlanta, changing its frequency of issue, absorbing a number of other farm journals, and adding the title of one of them, the Dixie farmer, to its own in...
Topic: Agriculture
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821; Bertrand, Henri-Gratien, comte, 1773-1844
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At head of title: No. 37
Topic: Jesus Christ
Cover-title
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army. Alabama Infantry Regiment, 14th
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Patten, George Washington, 1808-1882
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Cavalry drill and tactics
"A ritual of the ancient and accepted Scotch Rite of Freemasonry."
Topic: Freemasons
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Louisiana. Constitutional Convention (1861); Confederate States of America. Constitution
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"Constitution of the Confederate States of America": p. 79-85
Topic: Louisiana
"Written at the request of the Grand Lodge of Ancient Freemasons of South Carolina."
Topics: Freemasons, Freemasons -- History
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Wallpaper covers
Preface signed: Charles Hallock
Topic: Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863
Printer varies
Topics: Knights Templar (Masonic order). Grand Commandery (Ala.), Freemasons
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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Founded as a semi-monthly by J. W. and W. S. Jones in Augusta in 1843, the Southern cultivator was "devoted to the interests of southern agriculture, designed to improve the mind and elevate the character of the tillers of the soil, and to introduce a more enlightened system of culture." It moved to Athens after the war, and then to Atlanta, changing its frequency of issue, absorbing a number of other farm journals, and adding the title of one of them, the Dixie farmer, to its own in...
Topic: Agriculture
Plates printed on both sides
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Surgery, Military, Confederate States of America. Army --...
"This edition of the Civil Code of Louisiana is a reprint of the edition of 1825, published by authority of the state. The editor has not felt at liberty to make any alterations in the text, except to correct manifest errors"--Advertisement
Topic: Civil law
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Roberts, Joseph, 1814-1898
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Cover-title
Topic: Artillery
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Macarthy, Harry, 1834-1888
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Song sheet; words only
Topics: Confederate States of America -- Songs and music, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865...
Description based on: 1821
Topics: Law, Public law, Bills, Private
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Mississippi. Convention (1861); Barry, William T. S. (William Taylor Sullivan), 1821-1868; Mississippi. Adjutant General's Office. Annual report, January 18, 1861; Mississippi. Auditor of Public Accounts
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William [T.] Barry, President
Topics: Constitutional conventions, Secession
"Printed at the Southern Federal Union Office, Milledgeville, Georgia."
Topics: Georgia -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865, Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
16 p. 22 cm
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Illustrations, including "Bugle signals", are numbered as plates
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate States of America. Army -- Artillery -- Drill and...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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House of Representatives, January 2, 1865.--Ordered to be printed
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885
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At head of cover title: Price two dollars
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by Louisiana. Constitutional Convention (1861)
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63 ; p. 23 cm
Topic: Constitutional history
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. Post-Office Dept; Reagan, John H. (John Henninger), 1818-1905
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Signed: John H. Reagan, Post-Master General
Topic: Postal service
Crandall
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. War Dept
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate States of...
J.P. Benjamin, Secretary of War
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate States of America. Army
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Introduction by Eugène Dumez
Topics: Vigilance committees, Vigilance committees -- Louisiana, Attakapas District (La.) -- History
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Palmer, B. M. (Benjamin Morgan), 1818-1902
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Cover title
Topic: Loyalty oaths
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Burwell, William M. (William MacCreary), 1809-1888; Lagarde, Ernest
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Publication suspended, May-Dec. 1864
Topic: Confederate States of America -- History -- Periodicals
Acts passed at the called session, 1862--Resolutions
Topic: Law
Caption title
Topics: Government securities, Tax collection
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"Bugle signals": p. 1-19 (end group)
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Cavalry drill and tactics, Bugle calls
Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topics: Tariff, Warehouses
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Prevatt, J. S. (Joseph S.)
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First line: On the banks of the Potomac, there's an army so grand
Topic: Flags
Founded on Webster's elementary spelling book
Topic: Spellers
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by South Carolina Tract Society
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At head of title: No. 125
Topics: Temperance, Soldiers
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Burrowes, J. F. (John Freckleton), 1787-1852; Peters, W. C. (William Cumming), 1805-1866
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Music theory
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates
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Issued without title page; spine title varies
Topics: Administrative agencies, Administrative agencies -- Virginia -- Periodicals, Virginia -- Politics...
At head to title: Bill no. 8
Topic: Roads
Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861
152 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Constitutional law, Secession, Constitutional law -- Alabama, Alabama -- Politics and government --...
Caption title
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Lander, S. (Samuel), 1833-1904
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Running title: Primary arithmetic
Topics: Arithmetic, Textbooks, Arithmetic -- Early works to 1900, Textbooks -- Confederate States of America
Description based on: 1862
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives
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"Ordered 200 copies for the House."--p. [3]
Topic: Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. War Dept
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Confederate States of America. Cavalry
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Virginia. General Assembly. Senate
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Bill no. 255, the latest included, was read for the third time on 1 April 1861, i.e. before the secession of Virginia
Topic: Bills, Legislative
Various paging
Topics: Union Society (Savannah, Ga.), Orphanages, Orphanages -- Georgia
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by General Tract Agency (Raleigh, N.C.)
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On cover: Published by the General Tract Agency (only partially legible)
Topics: Soldiers, Hymns, English
Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topics: Almanacs, American, Almanacs, American
xv, [21]-219 p. 22 cm
Topics: English language, English language -- Grammar
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Georgia. Commissary General; Whitaker, Jared I; Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894
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"Head-Quarters, Commissary General's Office, Atlanta, Ga., July 28, 1863. To the justices of the Inferior Court of ̲̲̲̲County, Ga. Gentlemen: I herewith send you a printed copy of the Governor's order to me ..."
Topics: Salt, Military dependents
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Smith, Roswell Chamberlain, 1797-1875
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"Compiled from the 'New English grammar' of Roswell C. Smith."--Pref
Topic: English language
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Evans, Augusta J. (Augusta Jane), 1835-1909
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"Evans & Cogswell, printers, Columbia, S.C."