Mary Hadar
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Tweeting the Civil War: Lincoln expands the naval blockade

The Washington Post is tweeting the Civil War, in the words of the people who lived it -- from journals, letters, official records and newspapers of the day. This week in 1861, Lincoln expands the naval blockade.

Tweeting the Civil War: Washington is secured

The Washington Post is tweeting the Civil War, in the words of the people who lived it -- from journals, letters, official records and newspapers of the day. This week in 1861, Washington is secured.

Tweeting the Civil War: Riots break out in Baltimore

The Washington Post is tweeting the Civil War, in the words of the people who lived it -- from journals, letters, official records and newspapers of the day. This week in 1861, riots break out in Baltimore.

Tweeting the Civil War

The Washington Post is tweeting the Civil War, in the words of the people who lived it -- from journals, letters, official records and newspapers of the day. This week in 1861, Confederates fire on Ft. Sumter.