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Ceremony honors Confederate officer

...NORTH AUGUSTA -- The military career of Lt. Gen. James Longstreet, South Carolina's highest-ranking officer in...Piston, author of Lee's Tarnished Lieutenant: James Longstreet and his Place in Southern History, will be the featured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/10/met_220347.shtml
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Statue honors general

...are about to set the record straight on Lt. Gen. James Longstreet, at what became the focal point of the trashing...said Robert Thomas, chairman of the General James Longstreet Memorial Fund and a member of the Sons of Confederate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/30/met_232170.shtml
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Monument will honor Longstreet

...the heartbreak of defeat at Appomattox, Lt. Gen. James Longstreet served under the flags of his native land, first...Piston, author of Lee's Tarnished Lieutenant: James Longstreet and his Place in Southern History, is scheduled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/02/met_219958.shtml
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Intentions of 'Ol' Pete' remain misunderstood

...a Confederate general and explains why Lt. Gen. James Longstreet has never worn the untarnished halo of the South's...Gettysburg, he was the one who was demonized." James Longstreet Born: Jan. 8, 1821, in South Carolina Hometown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/19/met_422602.shtml
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Hall honors grads, faculty of one of nation's oldest high schools

...Physicist Bernie Ward;? Federal judge Frankie Hull;? PBS News Hour anchorwoman Judy Woodruff;? Gen. James Longstreet, second-in-command of the Confederate Army;? U.S. Marine Lt. Col. Jimmie Dyess, Medal of Honor recipient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-09-29/hall-honors-grad
History calendar forgets the South

...In this calender a lot of people are mentioned, such as Stephen Hawking (Jan. 8), but no mention of Gen. James Longstreet's birthday. On Jan. 19 the calender talks about the Community Around You. Who could believe that this beat out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/16/op_307021.shtml
Opinion columns
Says boycott meant to stir up peace

...Perhaps, my "nice guy" attitude toward my fellow man has always prevailed. Being a descendant of Confederate Gen. James Longstreet, I am attuned to the heritage issue and am sensitive to the accurate recording of truth in history, not its distortions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/27/edi_276151.shtml
Editorials
Two grand events coming up this week

...Hall of Fame has been established.The individuals who have been chosen have very impressive records:? Gen. James Longstreet was a hero of the Mexican War; an outstanding corps commander during the Civil War; and an ambassador to Turkey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2012-09-30/two-grand-events
Folio of Civil War soldier's letters preserved in library

...letters from and to former generals, including one to support E.P. Alexander in his famous verbal battle with James Longstreet over who really gave the order to launch Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg. He saved newspaper clippings, letters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/06/met_119098.shtml
Metro
How much do you know about Augusta and its famous residents?

...tricks.C. Astrology.D. "Some of the people who ate my barbecue didn't vote for me." 2. Confederate Gen. James Longstreet was known for:A. His nickname "Old Jim."B. His Democratic Party success after the war.C. His tall, commanding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-06/how-much-do-you-know-about-au