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    • The Fishing Creek Confederacy

    • A Story of Civil War Draft Resistance (Shades of Blue and Gray)
    • By: Richard A. Sauers, Peter Tomasak
    • Narrated by: Don Sobczak
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Following Abraham Lincoln's election, many Democratic newspapers across the North mistrusted Lincoln's claim that he would not abolish slavery, and their lukewarm support collapsed after Lincoln announced his preliminary Emancipation Proclamation in the fall of 1862. The advent of a national draft in the spring of 1863 only added fuel to the fire with anti-Lincoln Democrats, who argued that it was illegal to draft civilians.

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