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January 5, 1861 Harper's Weekly

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The January 5, 1861 edition of Harper's Weekly is filled with important details of the critical precursors to the civil war.  Below is an enlarged view of the Georgia Delegation in Congress at the start of the Civil War. 

Seceding Georgia Delegation in Congress

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