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132nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Monument, Bloody Lane (Sunken Road), in the Antietam Civil War battlefield in Sharpsburg, Maryland
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Portrait of Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis Statue Comes Down at University of Texas

Source: NPR

Jefferson Davis never asked for a pardon for leading the government of the Confederacy in its rebellion against the United States. Statues of the Confederate president have become increasingly controversial in recent years, including one that was removed from the campus of the University of Texas in 2015.

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