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A Must Read!

Visit the link below for a review of the new and dynamic work on Lincoln by Dr. John Avery Emison.

Lincoln Uber Alles


Click on the link or cover to find out more about the book by Commander Ron Jones.

The Road to Rock Island

 

 

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Charge to the Sons of Confederate Veterans:

To you, Sons of Confederate Veterans, we submit the vindication of the Cause for which we fought; to your strength will be given the defense of the Confederate soldier's good name, the guardianship of his history, the emulation of his virtues, the perpetuation of those principles he loved and which made him glorious and which you also cherish. Remember, it is your duty to see that the true history of the South is presented to future generations."

- Lt. General Stephen Dill Lee, Commander General,  United Confederate Veterans, New Oleans, Louisiana, 1906

 

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2017 Confederate Decoration Day

Longstreet Zollicoffer Camp 87 Sons of Confederate Veterans hosted Confederate Decoration Day at Old GrayCemetery in Knoxville on Saturday, June 3rd.  Lt. Commander Kenneth Stark introduced the speaker, Sevier County Attorney and Judge Advocate-In-Chief of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, Scott D. Hall, who spoke on the “Origins of Decoration Day”.


 

Stephen D. Lee Institute Symposium 2017

 

 

From across the country, members of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and the general public gathered in Knoxville March 3 - 4, 2017, to hear authors and experts on topics which included the Confederacy, world and U.S. history, and Constitutional Law.

SCV Camp 87 (Knoxville, TN) served as host Camp for the Annual Stephen D. Lee Institute Symposium.  The programs included a Presentation of the Flags of the Confederacy, which was executed by the SCV Camp 87.

Front Row:  Commander Earl Smith, Richard Hatten, Scott Hall, Sgt. Sam Forrester, G.W. Murphy.

Second Row:  Wallace Ashe, Richard Scott, Adjutant, John Hitt, Lt. Ken Stark, Qtr. Master Rod O'Barr, Lt. Kyle Steward, Sgt. Richard Park.

At the ceremony, Commander in Chief Thomas V. Strain announced the administrative dispatch from HQ and executed the promotion of Sam Forrester and Richard Park to the rank of Sergeant.

 


 

Lee-Jackson Birthday Celebration 2017

 

Members of the Knox County Commission read the Proclamation from Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett, proclaiming January 21, 2017 as Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson day in Knox County, Tennessee, at the 24th Annual Lee-Jackson Dinner held at The Foundry in Knoxville on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Pictured L-R are Commissioner Carson Dailey, Commissioner Bob Thomas, Republican State Executive Committeeman Ted Hatfield and Commissioner Hugh Nystrom.



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