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Bertram Wyatt-Brown, 1932-2012

Southern historians around the world lost a mentor and friend on November 5, 2012.  Bertram Wyatt-Brown, a legend in our field and an inspiration to all of us at Bowtied and Fried, passed away this morning.  He was 80 years … Continue reading

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Canines in the Cotton: Wagging Tales in the Antebellum South

Canines in the Cotton: Wagging Tales in the Antebellum South By Robert C. Poister From columned plantation to humble cabin, no setting below the Mason-Dixon is complete without a porch-front hound protecting the Southron’s abode.  This phenomenon, as culturally anecdotal … Continue reading

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