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Southern Carpetbaggers

Discussion in 'History Forum' started by Salty, Apr 11, 2009.

  1. Salty

    Salty 20,000 Posts Club
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    Following the War Between the States, many Northern "Carpetbaggers" went South to take advantage of the Northern win.

    Suppose the South had won the War of Aggression. Would Southerns have went to "occupy" the North? Would the CSA have imprisoned high ranking officials of the USA?

    Other thoughts?
     
  2. LadyEagle

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    I don't think so. The South just wanted to be left alone.
     
  3. ReformedBaptist

    ReformedBaptist Well-Known Member

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    I don't think so either. The South had no interest in controlling the other states for any reason.
     
  4. just-want-peace

    just-want-peace Well-Known Member

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    Amen, just like we do today!!!!!!!!!!
     
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