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A House Divided: January, 2014

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 01/27/2014

Bricks from Brig. Gen. W. H. L. Wallace house for sale

It comes with a brass identification plaque and a letter verifying its authenticity.

By Linda Wheeler  |  09:42 AM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 01/25/2014

Live oaks to honor South Carolina soldiers

Horry County has begun an ambitious project to pair trees with Civil War soldiers from the county.

By Linda Wheeler  |  10:50 AM ET, 01/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 01/17/2014

New museum name embraces the total Civil War experience

The American Civil War Museum is the name for the future institution.

By Linda Wheeler  |  02:17 PM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 01/14/2014

Alexandria considers repeal of law that requires Confederate street names

The 1963 law requires that, when possible, any new north-south street be named for Confederate military leaders.

By Linda Wheeler  |  06:04 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:54 PM ET, 01/10/2014

President Lincoln’s Cottage displays briefcase, photo album

Lincoln used the briefcase to carry his papers between the White House and his summer residence.

By Linda Wheeler  |  05:54 PM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:54 PM ET, 01/09/2014

Two Virginia guerrilla fighters to be commemorated Saturday

Col. John S. Mosby’s Loudoun Heights Raid and John W. Mobberly will be the focus of the events.

By Linda Wheeler  |  05:54 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 01/08/2014

Civil War Trust says 2,700 acres saved last year

The nonprofit was able to protect from development 2,738 acres at 30 individual battlefields in 10 states.

By Linda Wheeler  |  01:52 PM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:53 PM ET, 01/02/2014

Kentucky recruiting camp for black soldiers to get plaque marking historic landmark designation

Camp Nelson has been designated a National Historic Landmark.

By Linda Wheeler  |  05:53 PM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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