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USA 1951, as part of coming back together, America recognizes the last Civil War veterans of both sides

After defeat and the degradations of Reconstruction, the South went out of it’s way to celebrate the Confederate heritage. The national government had the good sense to allow it and the foresight to be respectful, as with this stamp. So slip on your smoking jacket. fill your pipe. take your first sip of your adult […]