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Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 08/07/2012

Two local authors tell new stories about the Civil War

A Virginia and a Maryland author are each scheduled to speak about their recently published books contributing new information about the Civil War.

By Linda Wheeler  |  09:48 AM ET, 08/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  A House Divided

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 06/14/2012

Many want to help museum identify Civil War images

By Linda Wheeler  |  04:50 PM ET, 06/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  A House Divided

Posted at 05:36 PM ET, 08/11/2011

Wilson’s Creek battle reenactment is weekend’s top Civil War event

Southwest Missouri is the place to be this weekend if you are a reenactment fan. Upwards of 60,000 visitors are expected to attend the sesquicentennial commemoration of the Battle of Wilson’s Creek complete with a battle reenactment (twice a day,...

By Linda Wheeler  |  05:36 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  A House Divided, Re-enactments

Posted at 08:45 PM ET, 05/02/2011

Harvard University president to tell war stories tonight

Harvard University President and Civil War scholar Drew Gilpin Faust is giving the 40th annual Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities tonight which is sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities and is the highest honor the federal government confers for distinguished intellectual achievement in the humanities.

By Linda Wheeler  |  08:45 PM ET, 05/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  150th anniversary, A House Divided

Posted at 05:54 PM ET, 04/07/2011

Federal shutdown would shutter Ft. Sumter

If the federal government does shut down this weekend, Fort Sumter will close just as the commemoration of the start of the Civil War 150 years ago is beginning.

By Linda Wheeler  |  05:54 PM ET, 04/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  A House Divided, A House Divided, 150th anniversary, Battlefields, News

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 04/07/2011

Higher rates proposed for Gettysburg museum

A visit to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitors Center will cost considerably more by next year if rate increases are approved.

By Linda Wheeler  |  12:32 PM ET, 04/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  A House Divided, News, A House Divided, News

Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 03/10/2011

Disunion lobbyists important to secession movement

The Washington Post is tweeting the Civil War, in the words of the people who lived it -- from journals, letters, official records and newspapers of the day. This week in 1861, Lincoln is inaugurated.

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Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 03/04/2011

Tweeting the Civil War: Lincoln is inaugurated

The Washington Post is tweeting the Civil War, in the words of the people who lived it -- from journals, letters, official records and newspapers of the day. This week in 1861, Lincoln is inaugurated.

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Categories:  A House Divided, Tweeting the war