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Posted at 4:11 PM ET, 01/14/2011

Tweeting the Civil War: Mississippi, Florida and Alabama secede from the Union

By Mary Hadar

Updated: 1/19/2011

The Washington Post is tweeting the Civil War, in the words of the people who lived it -- from journals, letters, official records and newspapers of the day. Follow us.

Twitter recap from week one: Showdown in Charleston | Week two: S.C. teeters on the brink of secession | Week three: S.C. secedes | Week four: Anderson moves men to Ft. Sumter |
Week five: Gov. Pickens forbids reinforcements to Fort Sumter

By Mary Hadar  | January 14, 2011; 4:11 PM ET
Categories:  Tweeting the war  
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