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Century of Missouri History Scholarship Series

Civil War in Missouri: Essays from the Missouri Historical Review, 1906-2006

Table of Contents
Acknowledgments
ix


Introduction
1
William E. Parrish
General Nathaniel Lyon: A Portrait
11
William E. Parrish
The Battle of Lexington as Seen by a Woman
30
Susan A. Arnold McCausland
“Springfield is a Vast Hospital”: The Dead and Wounded at the Battle of Wilson’s Creek
40
William Garrett Piston
Hamilton Rowan Gamble, Missouri’s War Governor
63
Marguerite Potter
Missouri’s Secessionist Government, 1861-1865
108
Arthur R. Kirkpatrick
Military Prisons in St. Louis
121
William B. Hesseltine
Order No. 11 and the Civil War on the Border
140
Albert Castel
The Recruitment of Negro Troops in Missouri During the Civil War
153
John W. Blassingame
Black Education in Civil War St. Louis
168
Lawrence O. Christensen
“This Noble and Philanthropic Enterprise”: The Mississippi Valley Sanitary Fair of 1864 and the Practice of Civil War Philanthropy
185
Robert P. Bender
Charles D. Drake and the Constitutional Convention of 1865
208
David D. March
Missouri and the American Civil War Novel
225
Larry Olpin
Contributors
246


Index
248