Gettysburg, Reconstruction, Sheridan, Jane Corbin, Patrick Cleburne, and more… Lots of new topics and posts on the ECW blog this week!
Monday, March 15:
Question of the Week highlighted Civil War photographs.
Doug Crenshaw reviewed Kill Jeff Davis: The Union Raid on Richmond, 1864.
For Women’s History Month, here’s a special series about exploring Gettysburg with Sue Boardman (part one).
Tuesday, March 16:
Patrick Young shared about reconstructing American womanhood during the Civil War and post-war years.
Patrick Cleburne posts hiding in the ECW archive “emerge” for the general’s birthday.
Part 2 of exploring Gettysburg with Sue Boardman.
Wednesday, March 17:
Symposium Spotlight: Learn about A.P. Hill as a fallen leader at the 2021 ECW Symposium.
Sarah Kay Bierle posted about John Kelly and the St. Patrick’s Day “surprise” at his ford on the Rappahannock River.
Part 3 of exploring Gettysburg with Sue Boardman.
Thursday, March 18:
Nathan Provost shared a defense of General Sheridan.
Sarah Kay Bierle wrote about Jane Corbin’s short life.
Part 4 of exploring Gettysburg with Sue Boardman.
Friday, March 19:
Sarah Kay Bierle posted “General Franklin’s Prophecy” about army leadership.
ECW Weekender: save the date for Civil War Week at the National Museum of the U.S. Army.
Saturday, March 20:
Saving History Saturday: Save the date (or register your site) for Park Day!
Sunday, March 21:
Meg Groeling posted “Beat! Beat! Drums” for the Weekly Whitman series.