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Women’s History Month: Honoring women for their courage, character and commitment
Those honored for Women’s History Month showed courage, character and commitment.
 
1861 shipwreck found in Lake Huron
(The Washington Post, December 11, 2013; 6:32 PM)
 
Gettysburg Address redefined a broken nation
(The Washington Post, November 18, 2013; 6:34 PM)
 
National Gallery brings Civil War story to life
(The Washington Post, November 11, 2013; 6:18 PM)
 
Kids experience hands-on history
(The Washington Post, November 1, 2013; 11:41 PM)
 
Hands-on history
(The Washington Post, November 1, 2013; 11:41 PM)
 
Gettysburg: A costly Civil War win for the North
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2013; 6:58 PM)
 
Visiting Gettysburg? Here’s what to do.
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2013; 6:55 PM)
 
Books about the Battle of Gettysburg
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2013; 6:52 PM)
 
How Harriet Tubman’s story was saved
(The Washington Post, March 6, 2013; 8:13 AM)
 
Black History Month: Understanding the Emancipation Proclamation
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2013; 11:10 AM)
 
Emancipation Proclamation is rarely on display
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2013; 11:05 AM)
 
Manassas boy collects all 189 Civil War trading cards
(The Washington Post, January 8, 2013; 3:40 PM)
 
Lincoln museum takes you back in time
(The Washington Post, March 23, 2012; 12:16 PM)
 
If you go to Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership
(The Washington Post, March 23, 2012; 12:12 PM)
 
Drummer boys played important roles in the Civil War, and some became soldiers
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2012; 6:31 PM)
 
First Christmas of Civil War was not very merry
(The Washington Post, December 6, 2011; 5:45 PM)
 
Civil War affected kids along canal
(The Washington Post, December 6, 2011; 5:44 PM)
 
Civil War for kids: Union wins a victory at Port Royal Sound, South Carolina
(The Washington Post, November 8, 2011; 5:25 PM)
 
Tour of farm where a slave lived marks Emancipation Day in Maryland
(The Washington Post, November 4, 2011; 11:46 AM)
 
What happened at Ball’s Bluff?
(The Washington Post, October 4, 2011; 6:36 PM)
 
Civil War for kids: What happened at Ball’s Bluff?
(The Washington Post, October 4, 2011; 6:03 PM)
 
What Civil War forts were like
(The Washington Post, September 5, 2011; 4:17 PM)
 
Civil War events
(The Washington Post, September 5, 2011; 4:16 PM)
 
Bull Run: The first major land battle of the Civil War
(The Washington Post, July 18, 2011; 6:28 PM)
 
Fascinating facts about Bull Run
(The Washington Post, July 18, 2011; 6:15 PM)
 
Photos show how war affected the young
(The Washington Post, May 27, 2011; 11:19 AM)