Last week of the blog series On The March and plenty of other historical topics “emerging” this week…
Monday, April 18:
Question of the Week focused on ways of marching on campaign.
On The March: Sarah Kay Bierle posted about General Barlow and the stragglers.
Tuesday, April 19:
Guest author Max Longley explored Cyrus McCormick and a church battle over slavery and Union.
On The March: Chris Mackowski posted a video from Stonewall Jackson’s flank march.
A shout-out to Emerging Revolutionary War on the anniversary of the Battles of Lexington and Concord.
Wednesday, April 20:
Symposium Spotlight: Brian Matthew Jordan explores the power of the counterfactual.
Caroline Davis wrote about New Orleans as an occupied city.
On The March: To Gettysburg with the 20th Maine…through Chamberlain’s reminiscence.
Thursday, April 21:
Guest author Tim Talbott wrote about Sgt. John Grinnell of the 38th USCI.
On The March: Sarah Kay Bierle shared about the VMI Cadets’ march to New Market in May 1864.
There’s a new ECW Podcast episode with Curt Fields for Grant’s Bicentennial Birthday.
Friday, April 22:
On The March: Dwight Hughes explored the “wet march” of the USS Monitor.
ECW Weekender spotlighted the Robinson House site at Manassas National Battlefield.
Saturday, April 23:
Saving History Saturday highlighted the recent four battlefields appeal from American Battlefield Trust.
On The March: Sarah Kay Bierle posted about Magruder’s deceptive marching on the Virginia Peninsula.
Sunday, April 24:
This morning Neil P. Chatelain posted about George Hollins and the fall of New Orleans.