History is full of things some would rather not talk about.
If history is full of terrible things, it’s practically overflowing with terrible people.
One such person was Charles Augustus Lafayette Lamar, from Savannah.
In the late 1850s, Lamar joined forces with another awful human being, Charleston ship captain William C. Corrie, to import slaves from Africa, according to historical documents.
Federal law had prohibited importing slaves since 1808, but laws do …