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A House Divided: October, 2012

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 10/30/2012

Civil War lecture canceled, museums closed

  A much-anticipated lecture at the New York Historical Society on the Battle of Gettysburg has been canceled due to Hurricane Sandy.

By Linda Wheeler  |  04:21 PM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Lee, Grant and Sherman to hold news conference

Event will take place at the annual Shadows of Blue and Gray Civil War re-enactment in Princeton, Ill., this weekend.

By Linda Wheeler  |  11:15 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Civil War service to mark Ohio church’s 150th anniversary

Salem United Methodist Church will mark its 150th anniversary Sunday with a service that will include Union and Confederate reenactors.

By Linda Wheeler  |  01:22 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Civil War beer returns to market

Eventually nine beers will be available to commemorate the sesquicentennial.

By Linda Wheeler  |  12:00 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Themed tours offered at Confederate White House

Visitors can hear stories of the diverse household staff—which included enslaved African Americans, freemen, Irish immigrants and a German florist.

By Linda Wheeler  |  12:20 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 10/01/2012

D.C. conference to include Civil War talks

A local history conference scheduled for Oct. 18-21 in Washington will include several talks on the Civil War.

By Linda Wheeler  |  12:03 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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