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This is what it looks like to be in a boat in the Grand Canyon.

  • May 23, 2018

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.

  • May 6, 2011

The Washington Post is Tweeting developments in real time. Watch for the notification from General Beauregard to Major Anderson at 3:20 a.m. that bombardment will commence in an hour, eyewitness accounts of the conflict and the Union’s heart-wrenching surrender as the troops salute their flag.

  • Apr 11, 2011

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, Lincolns orders Ft. Sumter to be reinforced.

  • Apr 1, 2011

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 looks into reinforcing9 Ft. Sumter.

  • Mar 18, 2011

In the midst of the secession crisis, Lincoln took the time to respond to a letter from a boy whose classmates didn’t believe he had met the president.

  • Mar 17, 2011

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, rumors of an imminent invasion begin to circulate in Charleston and Montgomery.

  • Mar 11, 2011
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