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General Sterling Price and the Confederacy

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Published by Missouri History Museum, Distributed by University of Missouri Press in St. Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Price, Sterling, -- 1809-1867,
  • Confederate States of America. -- Army -- Biography,
  • Generals -- United States -- Biography,
  • Missouri -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Southwest, Old -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Thomas C. Reynolds ; edited by Robert G. Schultz.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsSchultz, Robert G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE467.1.P87 R49 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24061492M
    ISBN 109781883982683
    LC Control Number2009027356
    OCLC/WorldCa318876313


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The first endeavor of Sterling Price into public service was in Missouri, where he served first in the Missouri House of Representatives and then the United States Congress, up until the outbreak of the Mexican-American War. Once the war started, Price resigned from Congress, was appointed colonel of the Second Missouri, and became the military governor of New Mexico.

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After six years in the general assembly of Missouri, including four as Speaker of the House, he was elected as a Democrat to represent Missouri's 3rd Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives Congress in He served. General Sterling Price and the Civil War in the West.

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Price hoped his campaign would sway the presidential election, convincing war-weary Northern voters to cast their ballots for a peace candidate rather than Abraham Lincoln.