An effort to find the exact location in Arlington of Camp Casey, where U.S. Colored Troops trained during the Civil War, has turned up several possibilities along today’s Columbia Pike.
The award comes for his most recent book, “Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion."
Although all the filming will take place in Richmond and Petersburg, it is Alexandria that is portrayed and the action takes place in the Mansion House Hotel.
New York Avenue Presbyterian Church will host free event on the anniversary of the House's passage of the landmark amendment.
Amid the flood of well-received non-fiction books on the Civil War in 2014 were a few real gems that got overlooked.
The decade-long, $20,000 project to preserve the jacket is about finished.
One hundred and fifty years after the Third Battle of Winchester, the emerald ash borer has infested the stands of ash trees on the battlefield.
The staff at Gettysburg National Military Park wants visitors to treat "these ‘Silent Sentinels’ gently."
Her Lincoln is not the stiff face seen daily on the dollar bill. Her Lincoln lives.
Civil War expert Gary Gallagher says that the very ordinariness of Omenhausser’s military experience is what makes the book important.