Living in the Land of Cotton
Living in the Land of Cotton
  • Confederate Women

    "One of the most prolific writers of her day, all for the Confederate cause. And just as important,

     Richard Lee Montgomery

    Picture to the left is Miss Mildred Lew Rutherford

    Picture found in:  Mildred Lewis Rutherford, The South in the Building of the Nation (Washington D. C.: Speech Delivered Thursday, November 14th, 1912), cover.  

    Mary Augusta Sutherland

    Mary A. Sutherland, The Story of Corpus Christi (Corpus Christi Chapter, Daughters of the Confederacy, 1916), cover. 

    Eliza Frances Andrews

    Eliza Frances Andrews, The War Time Journal Of A Georgia Girl 1864-1865 (New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1908), cover. 

    Laura Elizabeth Lee

    Laura Elizabeth Lee, Forget Me Nots Of The Civil War (St. Louis: Press A. R. Fleming Printing, 1909), cover. 

    Kate Cumming

    Kate Cumming, Gleanings From Southland (Birmingham: Roberts & Son, 1895), cover. 

    Louise Wigfall

    Mrs. D. Giraud Wright (Louise Wigfall), A Southern Girl In '61: The War-Time Memories Of A Confederate Senator's Daughter (New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1905), cover. 

    Isabella Marie "Belle" Boyd

    Isabella Marie Boyd, Belle Boyd In Camp Prison With An Introduction By A Friend From The South, Volume 1 (London, Saunders, Otley & Company, 1865), cover. 

    Mrs. Mary E. Surratt

    Helen Jones Campbell, The Case For Mrs. Surratt (New York: G. P. Putnam’s, 1943), cover. 

    Margaret Junkin Preston

    Margaret Junkin Preston, The Life and Letters of Margaret Junkin Preston (Boston: Houghfton, Mifflin & Company, 1903), cover. 

    Loreta Janeta Velazquez Disguised as Harry T. Buford

    Loreta Janeta Velazquez, The Woman In Battle: A Narrative Of The Exploits, Adventure, And Travels (Hartford: T. Belknap, 1876), cover. 

    Mary Boykin Chesnut

    Mary Boykin Chesnut, A Diary From Dixie (New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1905), cover. 

    Julia Jackson as a Bride

    Mary Anna Jackson, Julia Jackson Christian (Charlotte: Stone & Barringer Company, 1910), 33.