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UVA and the “Lost Cause”

(Photo courtesy Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library)

Professor Elizabeth Varon of the University of Virginia has published an important history of the Confederate statues and some of the men who advocated for them in UVA Today.

From the article:

” The Lost Cause creed sought to distort the South’s complex history. We at modern-day UVA have a profound responsibility and unprecedented opportunity to recover that history, in all its complexity.”

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