This biography depicts the combined effect of social structure, character and national crisis on a woman's life. Mary Greenhow Lee (1819-1907) was raised in a privileged Virginia household. A Confederate sympathizer, she ran an underground postal service, hid contraband and abetted the Rebel cause.
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Louisiana State University Press
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Author Biography - Bertram Wyatt-Brown
Sheila R. Phipps is an assistant professor of history at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina.