Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

Question of the Week: 4/23-4/29/18

What if… If McClellan hadn’t been appointed to command the Army of the Potomac, who should have been commander and how would he have pressed an attack “on to Richmond”?

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ECW Week in Review April 16-22

April continues on here Emerging Civil War. Space is still available for our Fifth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium (you may click here to register). You may click on the links below to read each post.

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Congratulations to D.P. Newton

Congratulations to ECW’s friend, D.P. Newton, owner of the White Oak Civil War Museum in Stafford, Virginia. Last night, the Central Virginia Battlefields Trust presented D.P. with its second annual Dr. Mike Stevens Award for Preservation. During the presentation, CVBT … Continue reading

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Bandwidth Error Issues

Readers of our blog may have received an error message over the course of the last week due to bandwidth issues. ECW is currently working to address these issues and will keep our readers updated on our progress. We sincerely … Continue reading

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Special Announcement: Chance to Win Two Tickets to “Beneath the Paint: Civil War Graffiti Symposium”

In partnership with our great friends at Civil War Trails, we are pleased to announce a special giveaway for the upcoming “Beneath the Paint: Civil War Graffiti Symposium.” To enter, just snap a selfie at any Civil War Trails sign … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 4/16-4/22/18

What medical advancement during the Civil War era is most significant to you?

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ECW Week in Review April 9-15

April moves on here at ECW. Tickets are still available for our Fifth Annual Symposium (click here). As always, our authors continue to work on great content. You may click on the links below to read each post.

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2018 Civil War History Conference in Southern California

The American Civil War History Conference 1863: Battling For Freedom brings historians and researchers to the Temecula Conference Center in Southern California on Saturday, June 2, 2018, for an all-day event to discuss one of the decisive years of America’s … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 4/9-4/15/18

In your opinion, what was the most remarkable thing about the campaign or surrender at Appomattox?

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ECW Week in Review April 1-7

April has opened here at Emerging Civil War. Preparations for the Symposium continue (tickets are available here). As always, our authors have been hard at work with more great material. You may click on the links below to read each … Continue reading

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