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The Civil War: 1861 Person of the Year, Part Two

Washington, DC
Saturday, April 30, 2011

Each year, Time magazine selects a single person who had the most influence on events during the previous twelve months.  If the same question were posed in the year 1861, who would Time select as the Person of the Year?  The Museum of the Confederacy pondered that question by inviting historians to nominate a person for the title.

Updated: Monday, May 2, 2011 at 11:36am (ET)

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