Historical Christmas Cheer From ECW’s Archives

‘Tis the season! And we’ve collected a few of the Christmas themed blog posts from our archives to celebrate with a little Civil War history.

May your days be merry, bright, and filled with cheerful historical details!

Christmas on the Rappahannock

ECW Weekender: JEB Stuart’s Christmas Raid

Christmas at the Confederate White House

Civil War Christmas Poetry – A Soldier’s Perspective

Merry Christmas from Lexington

Coal from Confederate Santa Claus, Christmas 1864

Christmas in Savannah: A Letter From Major Henry Hitchcock

The First Peacetime Christmas – December 25, 1865


3 Responses to Historical Christmas Cheer From ECW’s Archives

  1. Who is the soldier in the photo on
    page 33 in Bill O’Reilly’s book on the
    Civil War “Legends and lies. The
    caption says it is Jefferson Davis!

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