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Intentions of 'Ol' Pete' remain misunderstood

...after the war. This marked Longstreet for a vicious attack by the authors of the Lost Cause. Fellow generals such as Jubal Early and John Gordon blamed Longstreet for the loss at Gettysburg, saying he botched Lee's plan for a sunrise attack on...
This day in history: July 11

...Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton in a pistol duel near Weehawken, N.J. 1864: Confederate forces led by General Jubal Early began an abortive invasion of Washington, D.C., turning back the next day. 1934: President Roosevelt became the...
Historian seeks to secure Augusta native Longstreet rightful place in Confederate history

...essentially elevating Lee to near-sainthood. One of the leading "Lost Causers" was Longstreet's old nemesis, Gen. Jubal Early, who had aligned himself with several organizations, including the Lee Monument Association and the Con federate Burial...
Jubal Early
Never short of courage

...said, "Joe, I hope that Almighty God takes me before he does you, for I want to be within the gates of hell to hear Jubal Early cuss you in the blue uniform."When he did die four years later in New York City, the news coverage of his funeral...