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Easter Sunday

Christian Commemoration, iconic image
04/16/1865
Christians in the United States and around the western world celebrated Easter Sunday for 1865 commemorating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ after his death on the Cross at the hands of the Roman occupation three days before. (By John Osborne) 
Source Citation: 
The Confederate States Almanac of the Year of Our Lord 1865 ... (Macon, GA: Burke, Boykin & Company, 1864), 4. 

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