Oratory and Rhetoric in the Nineteenth-Century South: A Rhetoric of Defense

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don," The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography, vol. 1 ( New York: James T. White and Co., 1898), 231.
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Delivered before the Confederate Survivors' Association in Augusta, Georgia, April 26, 1887 ( Augusta, GA: Chronicle Publishing Co., 1887). Pamphlet in University of Florida Library, Gainesville, FL.
10.
This sketch is primarily taken from essays on Jones found in Dictionary of American Biography, vol. X, Dumas Malone, ed. ( New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933), 165; Dictionary of Literary Biography, vol. 30, American Historians, 1607-1865, Clyde N. Wilson, ed. ( Detroit MI: Gale Research, 1984),156-162; and The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography, vol. 5 ( New York: James T. White & Co., 1907), 159.
11.
Gordon to C. C. Jones, Jr., 6 June 1889. John B. Gordon Papers, Duke University Library Manuscript Collection.
12.
Delivered by Jones in Augusta, Georgia, April 26, 1889 ( Augusta, GA: Chronicle Publishing Co., 1889). Pamphlet at Louisiana State University Library, Baton Rouge, LA.

FOR FURTHER READING

Dorgan Howard W. "Rhetoric of the United Confederate Veterans: A Lost Cause Mythology in the Making." In Oratory in the New South, Waldo W. Braden, ed. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1979, 143-173.

Foster Gaines M. Ghosts of the Confederacy: Defeat, the Lost Cause, and the Emergence of the New South, 1865 to 1913. New York: Oxford University Press, 1987.

Wilson Charles Reagan. Baptized in Blood: The Religion of the Lost Cause, 1865-1920. Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 1980.


John Brown Gordon

Eckert Ralph. John Brown Gordon: Soldier, Southerner, American. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1989.

Tankersley Allen P. John B. Gordon: A Study in Gallantry. Atlanta, GA: Whitehall Press, 1955.


Charles Colcock Jones, Jr.

Cass Michael M. "Charles C. Jones, Jr. and the 'Lost Cause'." The Georgia Historical Quarterly LV (Summer 1971), 222-233.

Green Claude B. "Charles Colcock Jones, Jr. and Paul Hamilton Hayne." In Georgians in Profile: Historical Essays in Honor of Ellis Merton Coulter, Horace Montgomery , ed. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1958.

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