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Whether you're a new homemaker - or simply looking for a "refresher course"- this inspiring article is for you! Concise, helpful, step-by-step instructions. ~ from Club31Women

Homemaking 101: Twelve Daily Disciplines For The Beginning Homemaker

Whether you're a new homemaker - or simply looking for a "refresher course"- this inspiring article is for you! Concise, helpful, step-by-step instructions. ~ from Club31Women

Belle Boyd was a famous Confederate spy. She was one of the first to kill a Federal soldier when troops tried to storm her house in July 1861. She provided intel for Stonewall Jackson and John Mosby until her capture by the head of the Federal Intelligence Service, who tortured her, but failed to force a confession and had to release her. She also charmed a Federal naval officer into allowing a Confederate ship to run the blockade. He was later discharged, defected, and married her in…

Belle Boyd was a famous Confederate spy. She was one of the first to kill a Federal soldier when troops tried to storm her house in July 1861. She provided intel for Stonewall Jackson and John Mosby until her capture by the head of the Federal Intelligence Service, who tortured her, but failed to force a confession and had to release her. She also charmed a Federal naval officer into allowing a Confederate ship to run the blockade. He was later discharged, defected, and married her in…

Rose O'Neal Greenhow - Confederate Spy, with Daughter 'Little Rose', at the Old Capitol Prison, Washington, D.C., 1862 -04849

Rose O'Neal Greenhow - Confederate Spy, with Daughter 'Little Rose', at the Old Capitol Prison, Washington, D.C., 1862 -04849

Antonia Ford (This website tells about 6 women who were spies during the Civil War, its pretty interesting)

Women Spies of the Civil War

Antonia Ford (This website tells about 6 women who were spies during the Civil War, its pretty interesting)

Daniel Emmett created "Dixie" - one of the most popular songs to have emerged in the United States during the 19th century. During the Civil War, “Dixie” reinforced and strengthened the identity of the South. However, this was not intention of the song’s composer who was a loyal Unionist and, reportedly, disgusted by its southern popularity.

Daniel Emmett created "Dixie" - one of the most popular songs to have emerged in the United States during the 19th century. During the Civil War, “Dixie” reinforced and strengthened the identity of the South. However, this was not intention of the song’s composer who was a loyal Unionist and, reportedly, disgusted by its southern popularity.

Confederate spy Rose O'Neal Greenhow, circa 1855-1865. #civilwar

Rose O'Neal Greenhow: Confederate Spy

Confederate spy Rose O'Neal Greenhow, circa 1855-1865. #civilwar

Artillery Junior Officer  Note the plaid shirt, detachable collar, and cravat with tie tack.  Circa 1862

Artillery Junior Officer Note the plaid shirt, detachable collar, and cravat with tie tack. Circa 1862

Belle Boyd was a Confederate spy during the Civil War.  She killed a Union officer and began spying at age 17.

Belle Boyd was a Confederate spy during the Civil War. She killed a Union officer and began spying at age 17.

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