The Resource Randall Lee Gibson of Louisiana : Confederate general and New South reformer, Mary Gorton McBride ; with Ann Mathison McLaurin, (electronic resource/)

Randall Lee Gibson of Louisiana : Confederate general and New South reformer, Mary Gorton McBride ; with Ann Mathison McLaurin, (electronic resource/)

Label
Randall Lee Gibson of Louisiana : Confederate general and New South reformer
Title
Randall Lee Gibson of Louisiana
Title remainder
Confederate general and New South reformer
Statement of responsibility
Mary Gorton McBride ; with Ann Mathison McLaurin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Randall Lee Gibson of Louisiana offers the first biography of one of Louisianas most intriguing nineteenth-century politicians and a founder of Tulane University. Gibson (18321892) grew up on his familys sugar plantation in Terrebonne Parish and was educated at Yale University before studying law at the University of Louisiana in New Orleans. He purchased a sugar plantation in Lafourche Parish in 1858 and became heavily involved in the pro-secession faction of the Democratic Party. Elected colonel of the Thirteenth Louisiana Volunteer Regiment at the start of the Civil War, he commanded a b
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Dewey number
  • 973.7/3092
  • B
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E467.1.G43
LC item number
M38 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Southern biography series
Label
Randall Lee Gibson of Louisiana : Confederate general and New South reformer, Mary Gorton McBride ; with Ann Mathison McLaurin, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=329422
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-307) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. In Conscience Opposed; 2. A Southerner at Yale; 3. Sailing before the Mast; 4. The Rawest and Greenest Recruits; 5. Tragedy and Farce; 6. The Bitter Cup; 7. Prelude to Redemption; 8. A Wise Statesmanship; 9. Gibson for Choice; 10. A Relentless War; 11. Self-Respect and Honest Elections; Epilogue: A Minister between South and North; Abbreviations; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn462997249
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Randall Lee Gibson of Louisiana : Confederate general and New South reformer, Mary Gorton McBride ; with Ann Mathison McLaurin, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=329422
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-307) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. In Conscience Opposed; 2. A Southerner at Yale; 3. Sailing before the Mast; 4. The Rawest and Greenest Recruits; 5. Tragedy and Farce; 6. The Bitter Cup; 7. Prelude to Redemption; 8. A Wise Statesmanship; 9. Gibson for Choice; 10. A Relentless War; 11. Self-Respect and Honest Elections; Epilogue: A Minister between South and North; Abbreviations; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn462997249
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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