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Civil War Union Maj. Gen. Joseph Hooker lent his name to the world’s oldest profession because he was famously diligent about keeping his troops supplied with female companionship, according to legend.

Civil War Love letters: June 11, 1862 - Letter from James E. Love, Union City, to Molly. In this letter, James discusses two incidents with slaves.