The Economics of War Historical Documents

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British Flag Recovered from a Civil War Blockade Runner
Courtesy of the Atlanta History Center.

This item is currently on exhibit at "Turning Point: The American Civil War" at the Atlanta History Center.

Newspapers

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"For Sale [by L. W. Rasdal]"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 22 January 1865.

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"For Sale [by McBride, Dorsett and Loud]"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 22 January 1865.

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"Open Again"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 22 January 1865.

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"W. A. Huff, Wholesale Produce Merchant"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 27 January 1865.

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"Relief! Relief!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 29 January 1864.

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"Salt! Salt!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 29 January 1864.

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"Blockade Raised!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 1 February 1862.

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"Butler & Peters"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 1 February 1862.

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"Look Here!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 1 February 1862.

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"Salt! Sugar! And Molasses!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 1 February 1862.

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"Shoes! Shoes!!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 1 February 1862.

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"To Each Soldier as soon as Mustered into Service!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 1 February 1862.

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"For Sale"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 8 February 1865.

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"Anderson, Adair & Co."
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 9 February 1862.

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"Atlanta Clothing Hall"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 9 February 1862.

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"Highly Important"
New York Times. 9 February 1864.

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"The Charleston Blockade"
New York Times. 9 February 1864.

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"The Late Naval Affair Near Charleston"
New York Times. 9 February 1864.

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"A Profitable Business"
Richmond (VA) Daily Dispatch. 15 February 1864.

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"The Situation of Affairs in Savannah River"
Savannah Daily Morning News. 17 February 1862.

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"Through the Blockade?"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 18 March 1864.

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"Prices Declining"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 25 March 1864.

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"Last Chance!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 3 April 1864.

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"Proclamation from President Lincoln"
New York Times. 20 April 1861.

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"The Mails to be Cut off--Troops to be Sent Down the Mississippi, and its Mouth to be Blockaded"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 20 April 1861.

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"Federal Vessels Sent to Norfolk--Southern Ports Blockaded--Interrupted in the Mail Service--Military Detained--New York Quiet"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 21 April 1861.

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"Monetary"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 21 April 1861.

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"$5 Bills taken at Par, and Old Issue Taken At 30 percent. Discount"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 30 April 1864.

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"Confederate Tax"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 30 April 1864.

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"Distribution of Coffee and Sugar!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 30 April 1864.

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"Silver or Gold for Bacon"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 30 April 1864.

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"Notice to Shippers"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 22 May 1864.

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"Public Notice!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 22 May 1864.

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"Capture of a British Brig at Tybee for an attempt to Break the Blockade off the Port of Savannah"
Savannah Daily Morning News. 1 June 1865.

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"Blockade-Running"
New York Times. 8 June 1865.

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"A Valuable Table"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 21 June 1864.

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"Rags! Rags! Rags!"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 21 June 1864.

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"Army Transportation Wanted"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 5 July 1862.

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"Our Price Current"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 5 July 1862.

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"Wanted--A Substitute for the War."
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 5 July 1862.

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"Sole Leather, Stock Peas, Sugar and Coffee, Chewing Tobacco, Excelsior Writing Fluid, Cooking Soda"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 5 July 1864.

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"Wanted"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 5 July 1864.

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"Daring of the Blockade Runners"
Charleston Mercury. 4 September 1863.

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"The Morality of Blockade-Runners"
New York Times. 4 September 1864.

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"A Privateer"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 7 November 1861.

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"Blockade-Running From the Clyde"
New York Times. 13 November 1864.

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"Vessels to Run the Blockade"
Savannah Daily Morning News. 6 November 1862.

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"Blockade Broken"
Atlanta Southern Confederacy. 3 October 1861.

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"What the Blockade has done for Us"
Savannah Daily Morning News. 6 November 1862.