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Re: New York City Draft Riots of July 1863
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Very true-part of the reason for that being the people Gen. Wool designated to direct the main parts of the riot put down couldn't agree with each other or accept the others authority. Wool lost time with that mess, and had to change leadership-meanwhile the riot was building momentum.