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Creating a Confederate Kentucky

Anne E. Marshall

Creating a Confederate Kentucky

the lost cause and Civil War memory in a border state

by Anne E. Marshall

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAnne E. Marshall
SeriesCivil War America
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE509 .M37 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24553020M
ISBN 109780807834367
LC Control Number2010020419
OCLC/WorldCa607975622

  “Viewing ‘the races’ as inexorably different, white Kentuckians believed it was impossible to peacefully coexist with African Americans outside slavery,” Marshall wrote in her book Creating a Confederate Kentucky: Civil War Memory in a Border State (University of North Carolina Press, ). In addition, the poorest whites believed that.   In Creating a Confederate Kentucky, Anne E. Marshall sets out to examine "one of the great paradoxes of Civil War history," the postbellum identity of Kentucky as a Confederate state (2).Marshall analyzes the growth of Confederate identity in Kentucky between and , focusing on the varied ways—memorial services, monument building, and veterans .

  Another book worth checking out is: "Creating A Confederate Kentucky: The Lost Cause and Civil War Memory" by Anne Marshall. The historian E. Merton Coulter wrote, "Kentucky waited until after the war was over to secede from the Union". Marshall explains in .   We welcome a guest post today from Anne E. Marshall, author of Creating a Confederate Kentucky: The Lost Cause and Civil War Memory in a Border State, which we’ll publish in December The book traces the development of a Confederate identity in Kentucky between and that belied the fact that Kentucky never left the Union and that more .

Anne E. Marshall is assistant professor of history at Mississippi State University. She applied the “Page 99 Test” to her new book, Creating a Confederate Kentucky: The Lost Cause and Civil War Memory in a Border State, and reported the following: “Despite the dominance of reconcilliationist memory that white Kentuckians cultivated, they were not able to claim sole possession of Author: Marshal Zeringue. The Confederate government of Kentucky was a shadow government established for the Commonwealth of Kentucky by a self-constituted group of Confederate sympathizers during the American Civil shadow government never replaced the elected government in Frankfort, which had strong Union sympathies. Neither was it able to gain the whole support of .


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Creating a Confederate Kentucky by Anne E. Marshall Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ann Marshall's CREATING A CONFEDERATE KENTUCKY is a well written and well researched book. It points out the deception used by President Lincoln in order to keep the border states from seceeding.

Lincoln's famous quote that to lose Kentucky would be to lose it all reveals the importance he gave to the state of his by: I enjoyed reading this book. Marshall puts forth the idea that Kentucky was a staunch Union state during the war, but spend the decades after glorifying her Confederate past.

The state erected dozens of Confederate monuments and celebrates Confederate holidays and heroes. Each chapter of the book offers unique insights to a fascinating state/5(6). In Creating a Confederate Kentucky, Anne E. Marshall traces the development of a Confederate identity in Kentucky between andbelying the fact that Kentucky never left the the Civil War, the people of Kentucky appeared to forget their Union loyalties and embraced the Democratic politics, racial violence, and Jim Crow laws associated with former.

Ann Marshall's CREATING A CONFEDERATE KENTUCKY is a well written and well researched book. It points out the deception used by President Lincoln in order to keep the border states from seceeding. Lincoln's famous quote that to lose Kentucky would be to lose it all reveals the importance he gave to the state of his birth/5(9).

In Anne Marshall's book, Creating a Confederate Kentucky: The Lost Cause and Civil War Memory in a Border State, "image is everything" aptly describes Kentucky's ties to the Confederacy in the post-war years.

Marshall shows how Kentucky's identity as a "Confederate" state blossomed, starting soon after the end of the Civil War (being planted during the war.

Creating a Confederate Kentucky is an excellent book: tightly argued, richly detailed, and elegantly written. It is a model of what a state study can do, showing the importance of not just race, but also place, to the story of the Lost Cause.

Creating a Confederate Kentucky: the lost cause and Civil War memory in a border state / Anne E. Marshall.—1st ed. — (Civil War America) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (cloth: alk.

paper) ky—History—Civil War, –—Social aspects. tive memory—Kentucky. Tagged as: anne e. marshall, Civil War Memory, creating a confederate kentucky, the university of north carolina press Check out the Siege of Petersburg Online for daily posts on battle accounts in newspaper articles, diary entries, letters and more.

What are your Top 10 Gettysburg Books?See what a panel of bloggers said recently. As I argue at length in my book, “Creating a Confederate Kentucky,” whites erected Confederate monuments not only to remember the past, but to control the present.

Local news has never been. Rather than focusing exclusively on postwar political and economic factors, ###Creating a Confederate Kentucky# looks over the longer term at Kentuckians' activities--public memorial ceremonies, dedications of monuments, and veterans organizations' events--by which they commemorated the Civil War and fixed the state's remembrance of it for sixty years following.

|In Creating a Confederate Kentucky, Anne E. Marshall traces the development of a Confederate identity in Kentucky between andbelying the fact that Kentucky never left the Union. After the Civil War, the people of Kentucky appeared to forget their Union loyalties and embraced the Democratic politics, racial violence, and Jim Crow.

Creating a Confederate Kentucky by Anne E. Marshall,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(32). A valuable and serious history of the development of Confederate memory in Kentucky and in America An excellent book for any student of Reconstruction, the process of reconciliation or the years after the Civil War.—TOCWOC: A Civil War Blog Marshall's book is beautifully written and truly a pleasure to read.—Journal of Southern HistoryBrand: The University of North Carolina Press.

Book Description: Historian E. Merton Coulter famously said that Kentucky "waited until after the war was over to secede from the Union." In this fresh study, Anne E.

Marshall traces the development of a Confederate identity in Kentucky between and that belied the fact that Kentucky never left the Union and that more Kentuckians fought for the North than for the. Historian E. Merton Coulter famously said that Kentucky "waited until after the war was over to secede from the Union." In this fresh study, Anne E.

Marshall traces the development of a Confederate identity in Kentucky between and that belied the fact that Kentucky never left the Union and that more Kentuckians fought for the North than for the South. Historian E. Merton Coulter famously said that Kentucky waited until after the war was over to secede from the Union.

In this fresh study, Anne E. Marshall traces the development of a Confederate identity in Kentucky between and that belied the fact that Kentucky never left the Union and that more Kentuckians fought for the North than for the : Anne E Marshall.

Get this from a library. Creating a Confederate Kentucky: the lost cause and Civil War memory in a border state. [Anne E Marshall] -- Marshall traces the development of a Confederate identity in Kentucky between and that belied the fact that Kentucky never left the Union and that more Kentuckians fought for the North than.

In his book The Civil War and Readjustment in Kentucky, E. Merton Coulter famously observed that Kentucky “waited until after the war was over to secede fr We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of : Carl E.

Kramer. ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: A marked change in the sentiments of the people: slavery, Civil War, and emancipation in Kentucky, --The rebel spirit in Kentucky: the politics of readjustment, --Wicked and lawless men: violence and Confederate identity.

Creating a Confederate Kentucky: The Lost Cause and Civil War Memory in a Border State (Civil War America) Custer’s Gray Rival: The Life of Confederate Major General Thomas Lafayette Rosser D. Hill – The Confederate Angel of Death: Lee’s Fighting General (Civil War – Biography of Lee’s Fighting General).

Civil War Book Review, Rather than focusing exclusively on postwar political and economic factors, Creating a Confederate Kentucky looks over the longer term at Kentuckians' activities by which they commemorated the Civil War and fixed the state's remembrance of it for sixty years following the conflict.

Kentucky joins the Confederacy after the fact. Kentucky. This looks interesting might review this book next month. Kentucky seceded from the Union after the War Between the States. “Marshall traces the development of a Confederate identity in Kentucky between and that belied the fact that Kentucky never left the Union and that more Kentuckians .In Creating a Confederate Kentucky: The Lost Cause and Civil War Memory in a Border State, Anne E.

Marshall suggests that Kentucky, through "the efforts of white Kentuckians to celebrate the Confederacy," became more Confederate after the Civil War than it was before the war (p.

4).