|BHL||Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.|
|CCCA||Cleveland-Colby-Colgate Archives, Susan Colgate Cleveland Library, Colby Sawyer College, New London, N.H.|
|CUL||Cornell University Library, Ithaca, N.Y.|
|HL||Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.|
|HSP||Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.|
|LC||Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.|
|WCL||Whittier College Library, Whittier, Calif.|
1. John G. Whittier, “The Anti-Slavery Convention of 1833,” Atlantic Monthly 33 (1874): 171.
2. “Editor’s Easy Chair,” Harper’s 36 (1868): 813; Whittier, “Convention,” 169. See also Eugene Exman, The House of Harper: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Publishing (New York: Harper & Row, 1967), 259.
3. “Topics of the Times,” Scribner’s 8 (1874): 374; Thomas L. Connelly and Barbara L. Bellows, God and General Longstreet: The Lost Cause and the Southern Mind (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1982), 48.
4. Michael Kammen, Mystic Chords of Memory: The Transformation of Tradition in American Culture (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991), 3, 4–14.
5. This is the point that Kathleen Diffley makes in Where My Heart Is Turning Ever: Civil War Stories and Constitutional Reform, 1861–1876 (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1992), xviii.
6. The scholarship on Civil War memory is large. Some of the more important works include David W. Blight, Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2001) and Frederick Douglass’ Civil War: Keeping the Faith in Jubilee (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1989); W. Fitzhugh Brundage, ed., Where These Memories Grow: History, Memory, and Southern Identity (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2000); Gary W. Gallagher and Alan T. Nolan, eds., The Myth of the Lost Cause and Civil War History (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2000); Matthew J. Grow, “The Shadow of the Civil War: A Historiography of Civil War Memory,” American Nineteenth Century History 4 (Summer 2003): 77–103; Mitchell A. Kachun, “The Faith that the Dark Past Has Taught Us: African-American Commemorations in the North and West