felicity turner is assistant professor of history at Armstrong State University in Savannah, Georgia.
paul quigley teaches at Virginia Tech, where he is James I. Robertson Jr. Associate Professor of Civil War History and Director of the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies.
jay sexton is associate professor at Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford. Currently he is researching the Pacific Mail Steamship Company.
patrick j. kelly teaches at the University of Texas at San Antonio. His current project examines the connections among the Union, the Confederacy, and Mexico during the 1860s. [End Page 483]