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Alexander Hamilton Stephens

Stephens, Alexander Hamilton (1812–83), vice president of the Confederate States of America (1861–65). A representative from Georgia (1843–59), he opposed secession but stayed loyal to his state in the Civil War. He served in Congress (1873–82) and as governor of Georgia (1882–83).

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