The Ship "Glad Tidings" | History of SC Slide Collection

The Ship "Glad Tidings"
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The end of the war signaled the end of the blockade of southern ports. In November 1865, the ship "Glad Tidings" entered the port of Liverpool in England with a shipment of Carolina cotton. Cotton, however, had not proved to be the "King" that would win for the South its independence from the Union.

Courtesy of the Library of Congress.

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