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- The diary gives little comment on Bragg's personal life yet is full of detailed observations and opinions of the political events leading up to and during the Civil War. While U.S. Senator, Bragg comments on the actions and concerns of both Democrats and Republicans with regards to the sectional differences and the problems of seceeding states. While attorney general, Bragg gives his opininon about the actions of President Davis, the Cabinet and the Confederate Senate. He continues to comment on the war, its military aspects, and its effect on the civilian population after his retirement to Petersburg
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- During the years recorded in this diary, Bragg served as U.S. Senator from North Carolina, later as Attorney General of the Confederate States of America, and then retired to live as a private Citizen in Petersburg, Virginia.
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