White House of the Confederacy
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The largest Confederate collection, interpretive exhibits & tours of the Confederate White House
The White House of the Confederacy is a historic house located in the Court End neighborhood of Richmond, Virginia. Built in 1818, it was the main executive residence of the sole President of the Confederate States of America, Jefferson Davis, from August 1861 until April 1865. It was viewed as the…
A museum for the Confederacy. It's very interesting to see the photos and period dresses and diary entries of the southerners of Richmond during the Civil War.
Richmond was the capital of the south during civil war eras - its full of historical and some odd artifacts!
If you are interested in the history of the South, Richmond was the capital of the Confederacy. Unfortunately, some people can't let go of this and insist on flying the Confederate flag. so embarrassing.