As a lapsed Mississippian, one of the most shocking to me regarded his visit with jefferson davis down at Davis' home in Biloxi.
Even jefferson davis opposed secession when he was a senator from Mississippi.
And Wilde wrote of jefferson davis that he was "fascinating, as all failures are."
He has a new book [Embattled Rebel] about jefferson davis as a commander in chief.
They hate that Lincoln suspended habeas corpus; they never note that jefferson davis did, too.
He was denounced as second only to jefferson davis in hostility to the Constitution.
Lieutenant jefferson davis and two enlisted men will go along with him.
She bequeathed to jefferson davis the estate, called Beauvoir, on which he now resides.
I could not have prevented this war, nor could jefferson davis.
His genius, as jefferson davis afterward remarked, lay decidedly in this direction.