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Battle at Antietam

You may have heard stories of family members fighting against one another during the Civil War. At this famous battlefield, it was the teacher who…

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Battle of the Hemp Bales

The bullet holes still scar the inside and outside of this home, a place that was a hospital during a skirmish known as ‘The Battle…

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Visit Saint Joseph, Missouri: Civil War Fort

No battles were fought here…but that didn’t keep the fort from accidentally firing on its own residents. All of this week we are in St….

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John Burns at Gettysburg

Imagine hitting the age to retire and then deciding to go volunteer for the army. That is what John Burns did. The military rejected him…

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Pickett’s Charge at Gettysburg

He is perhaps the most famous name to fight at the battle of Gettysburg. His leadership on the battlefield has made his name immortal, but…

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Gettysburg Interviews

I hope you are enjoying our series of interviews from Gettysburg. I’ve spent quite a bit of time there recently and have really enjoyed the…

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The Battle of Gettysburg

In the three days leading up to Independence Day in 1863, Americans waged the greatest of battles against one another at Gettysburg.  So for the…

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