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A House Divided: July, 2014

Posted at 04:37 PM ET, 07/30/2014

Battle of Mobile Bay flag on exhibit

This was the battle where Adm. Farragut gave his famous order.

By Linda Wheeler  |  04:37 PM ET, 07/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 07/25/2014

Festival concert will recall Civil War

The Fairfax Symphony Orchestra will present a premier Civil War concert at the Shenandoah Valley Music Festival in Orkney Springs, Va., on Saturday.

By Linda Wheeler  |  10:15 AM ET, 07/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:53 PM ET, 07/22/2014

Second Kernstown battle commemorated this week

The ceremony will also note the actions of the Pritchard family, who saw their farm fields trampled under twice, but who tended to the wounded as best they could.

By Linda Wheeler  |  05:53 PM ET, 07/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 07/18/2014

$12 million donated to restore Arlington House

$12 million donated to restore Arlington House

By Doug Wong  |  09:13 AM ET, 07/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 07/10/2014

Gaines’ Mill Battlefield in Va. grows by 285 acres

Lee,McDougle Tract,National Park Service,Richmond

By Linda Wheeler  |  10:10 AM ET, 07/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 07/08/2014

Fort Stevens commemorative events planned for this weekend

The schedule includes the firing of a cannon at the fort.

By Linda Wheeler  |  05:49 PM ET, 07/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 07/07/2014

Three new Virginia Civil War highway markers approved

The new markers are in Fairfax County, Petersburg and Charlottesville

By Linda Wheeler  |  09:03 AM ET, 07/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:19 PM ET, 07/02/2014

The Civil War events continue on Fourth of July weekend

Battles at Gettysburg and Monocacy are commemorated. New exhibit on Lee and Grant at National Portrait Gallery.

By Linda Wheeler  |  06:19 PM ET, 07/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:12 AM ET, 07/01/2014

Campaign launched to preserve Lee’s headquarters at Gettysburg

By Washington Post  |  12:12 AM ET, 07/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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