Objects & Places from Jacob's Ladder: A Story of Virginia During the War

Donald McCaig
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The Works Progress Administration - This is sponsoring the project to document the memories of slavery days.

Stratford Plantation - This place is owned by Samuel Gatewood.

Virginia - This is where Samuel Gatewood's home is located.

Virginia Military Institute - This is the place where Duncan is sent after Samuel discovers his affair with Maggie.

The State Penitentiary at Richmond - This is where Sallie and Alexander are to serve their five years in prison for their conviction as abolitionists.

McDowell - This is the site of the battle where Duncan is wounded.

Wilson's Hotel - This place is taken over as a hospital where Duncan is taken after being wounded.

Richmond, Virginia - This is where Sallie works in the military hospital under the supervision of Cousin Molly.

Memphis, Tennessee - This is where Maggie is living in a house of prostitution when she again...

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