From the battle of the ironclads to book reviews, podcasts, The Wilderness, bus tours, new museums, and more…there’s a wide variety of articles from the ECW blog this week!
Monday, March 8:
Question of the Week...went animated?
Guest author Nathan Provost posted a comprehensive view of the Overland Campaign.
Tuesday, March 9:
David Dixon reviewed Courage Above All Things: General John Ellis Wool and the U.S. Military, 1812—1863.
Dwight Hughes shared myths, facts, and what-ifs about the Battle of Hampton Roads.
There’s a new ECW Podcast episode discussing Brian Matthew Jordan’s newest book!
Wednesday, March 10:
Symposium Spotlight: Phil Kearney is on the fallen leaders who will be discussed in August 2021.
Sarah Kay Bierle posted about soldiers re-crossing Saunders’ Field.
The Civil War Round Table Congress’s Annual Report is available.
Thursday, March 11:
Steve Davis posted a review for Confederate Citadel.
Chris Mackowski posted a video with some history and a preservation opportunity at the Wilderness Battlefield.
Friday, March 12:
Sarah Kay Bierle shared one of Phoebe Pember’s stories from Chimborazo Hospital in Richmond.
ECW Weekender: David Dixon wrote about visiting Resaca Battlefield.
Emerging Revolutionary War is hosting a bus tour at Trenton and Princeton.
Saturday, March 13:
Saving History Saturday: The Adams County Historical Society is breaking ground for their new museum, archives, and educational center in Gettysburg!
Sunday, March 14:
Meg Groeling shared “Come up from the fields, Father” for Weekly Whitman.