Artifacts, a movie, a horse, and a new series about unpublished primary sources! If you missed these posts or want to see what else is new at Emerging Civil War’s blog, check out the Week in Review;
Monday, June 13:
Question of the Week highlighted a leadership question.
Unpublished: Introducing a new series about unpublished primary sources!
Chris Mackowski posted about Beast Butler’s image in a chamber pot.
Tuesday, June 14:
Sheritta Bitikofer wrote about the film Birth of a Nation.
Unpublished: Max Longley explored the archives at Notre Dame.
Chris Mackowski got to see Colonel Robert G. Shaw’s sword at the Massachusetts Historical Society.
Wednesday, June 15:
Symposium Spotlight: Sarah Kay Bierle posted about Sheridan’s horse, Rienzi.
Unpublished: Neil Chatelain shared a trio of unpublished sources from his own family collection.
Thursday, June 16:
Kevin Pawlak explored the Civil War experiences of descendants of Revolutionary War riders.
Unpublished: Sarah Kay Bierle posted about transcribing primary sources.
Friday, June 17:
Unpublished: Guest author Doug Ullman, Jr. wrote about researching with pension files.
ECW Weekender: Sarah Kay Bierle shared about a recent trip to York County History Center.
Saturday, June 18:
Saving History Saturday highlighted museum plans for the Adams County Historical Society.
Patrick Young from The Reconstruction Blog wrote about Juneteenth celebrations in Texas.
Sunday, June 19:
Sarah Kay Bierle posted an account of Union soldiers confirming emancipation.