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A House Divided: August, 2013

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 08/30/2013

Three-story porch restored on historic Virginia hotel

Win chester’s historic Taylor Hotel is regaining its gracious three-story columned porch.

By Linda Wheeler  |  05:43 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Trove of family history found in barrel

The secrets inside turned out to be the Civil War history of a Nebraska man’s Yankee ancestors.

By Linda Wheeler  |  05:22 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Civil War Trust uses Virginia grant to help save land at Brandy Station Battlefield

Virginia funds its matching grant program through the Civil War Site Preservation Fund.

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Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 08/14/2013

Virtual map explores Civil War in Richmond

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Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 08/14/2013

Virginia preservation grants announcement expected Thursday

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Posted at 04:58 PM ET, 08/07/2013

Confederate medal found at Virginia yard sale

It has a new home at Pamplin Historical Park in Petersburg.

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Posted at 06:33 PM ET, 08/02/2013

Conservation planned for rare Confederate naval flag

Fragile flag was given to the Hampton Roads Naval Museum, which has agreed to conserve and display it.

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Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 08/02/2013

Winchester area offers multiple events Aug. 17-18

Several events are planned, including battlefield and historic house tours, lectures and book signings.

By Linda Wheeler  |  02:23 PM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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