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Author Archives: Emerging Civil War
This edition of Question of the Week comes from our own Dan Welch: Was there a defining or pivotal political moment in 1865 or was the end of slavery and the restoration of the Union inevitable by then?
We are pleased to announce that the preliminary details of the 2015 Emerging Civil War Symposium have been finalized! From August 7 – 9, 2015, the Second Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium will be held at Stevenson Ridge. The price for admission … Continue reading
by ECW Correspondent Liam McGurl Over the past few months, parts of the Fredericksburg battlefield have seen a real change in scenery. These changes include landscape restoration surrounding Chatham, the park headquarters, and the Richardson House, which sat atop Marye’s … Continue reading
Today, we are pleased to welcome guest authors Drew and Kate Gruber. “There appears to be a romantic desire urging the South Carolinians to have possession of this work, which was so nobly defended by their ancestors in 1776…” wrote … Continue reading
From historian Mark Dunkelman, we receive news that “there have been noteworthy and positive recent developments in the fight to save the Cattaraugus County Memorial and Historical Building in Little Valley (NY).” Back in the fall, ECW’s Chris Mackowski wrote … Continue reading
This edition of Question of the Week comes from our very own Dan Welch: What do you think is the most significant military event of 1865 and why?
Last week, we announced our keynote speaker for the Second Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium. Dana Shoaf will be presenting “Give Them the Cold Steel (or not): A Military and Cultural History of the Bayonet.” Today, we are pleased to announce … Continue reading
February: 9th: Daniel T. Davis “Mistakes, Miscarriages and Hard Fighting: The Battle of Bentonville,” Rappahannock Valley Civil War Roundtable 12th: Daniel T. Davis “Mistakes, Miscarriages and Hard Fighting: The Battle of Bentonville,” Bull Run Civil War Roundtable 16th: Chris Mackowski, “Strike them a … Continue reading