Lot of great content this week, including several new historic site videos!
Monday, November 9:
Question of the Week addressed Army of the Potomac leadership in November 1862.
Guest author Sheritta Bitikofer shared Part 1 of her research on Camp Moore, Louisiana’s largest training camp.
Tuesday, November 10:
Part 2 of Sheritta Bitikofer’s research on Camp Moore.
Steve Davis posted a discovered source for the story about D.H. Hill’s response to a musician’s request for furlough.
Wednesday, November 11:
Sarah Kay Bierle shared Veterans Day greetings and some Civil War photos and poetry.
Early Bird Tickets are available for the 2021 ECW Symposium.
Thursday, November 12:
Meg Groeling reviewed the book Patriots Twice: Former Confederates and the Building of America after the Civil War
Chris Mackowski posted that he’ll be participating in a publicly accessible (via Zoom) discussion about Civil War monuments hosted by St. Bonaventure University.
Friday, November 13:
Sarah Kay Bierle added a political cartoon from the 1848 election.
ECW Weekender: Chris Mackowski and Bert Dunkerly went LIVE at North Anna River.
Saturday, November 14:
Saving History Saturday: Fort D at Cape Girardeau in Missouri has finished a recent round of renovations.
Chris Mackwoski added a new video, illustrating the difficulties that rivers could present to Civil War commanders.
Sunday, November 15:
Meg Groeling shared Weekly Whitman and you can hear a recording of the poet reading one of his pieces.