Civil War Era Studies
In the days after his famed stand in the schoolhouse door, Alabama Governor George C. Wallace attended to the business at hand on his desk in Montgomery. Wallace served as chief executive in an office in the first home of the Confederacy. One of the things awaiting Wallace on his return from Tuscaloosa was a letter from Paul L. Roy of Gettysburg. [excerpt]
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Rudy, John M. "George C. Wallace: Schoolhouse Door to Gettysburg." Interpreting the Civil War: Connecting the Civil War to the American Public (June 13, 2013).