Living in the Land of Cotton:
1 Frank H. Alfriend, The Life of Jefferson Davis (Cincinnati: Caxton Publishing House, 1868), 201.
2 Paul H. Belz, The Monster Lincoln: The Lies My Schools Taught Me (Paul H. Belz, 2012 ), 60.
3 Matthew Carey Jr., The Democratic Speaker's Hand Book (Cincinnati: Miami Print and Pub Company, 1868), 33.
4 Mildred Lewis Rutherford, The South in History and Literature: A Hand-book of Southern Authors, from the Settlement of Jamestown, 1607, to Living Writers (Atlanta: Franklin-Turner Company, 1906), 49.
5 S. A. Cunningham, Confederate Veteran, Volume 30, No. 7 (Nashville, 1922), 256.
6 Christopher Dorsey, A Call to Arms: The Realities of Military Service for African Americans During the Civil War (Backintyme, 2007), 50.
7 M M. A. DeWolfe Howe, Home Letters of General Sherman (New York: C. Scribner's Sons, 1909), 178.
8 Merwin Roe, Speeches and Letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1832-1865 (London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1917), 195-196.
9 Carl Sandburg, Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years And The War Years (New York: Dell Publishing Company, 1960), 195-196.
10 Illinois State Journal, Volume 9, Number 186, 28 January 1857, page 4.
11 Edward McPherson, The Political History of the United States of America, During the Great Rebellion (Washington D. C.: D. Appleton & Company, 1864), 212.
12 Marion Mills Miller, Life and Works of Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Presidential Addresses, 1859-1865 (New York: The Current Literature Publishing Company, 1907), 163-169.