Category Archives: Question of the Week

Question of the Week: 11/23-11/29/20

There were so many good responses last week, that we’ll be revisited the question with different armies over the next few weeks… In your opinion, who was the best corps commander for the Army of the Potomac?

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Question of the Week: 11/16-11/22/20

In your opinion, who was the best corps commander for the Army of Northern Virginia?

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Question of the Week: 11/2-11/8/20

Who’s your favorite U.S. senator from the era of 1850-1865? Why?

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Question of the Week: 10/26-11/1/20

Sarah Bierle has been working on a blog series about historical legends, and she wants to know: What are your favorite legends or legendary moments from the American Civil War? Do you find it difficult to tell where facts end … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 10/19-10/25/20

It’s the anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek, so let’s give the Shenandoah Valley a little highlight… Which Shenandoah Valley battle (any Civil War year) do you think was the most important? Why?

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Question of the Week: 10/12-10/18/20

In your opinion, which Civil War person had the most interesting post-war life?

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Question of the Week: 10/5-10/11/20

What if General John Sedgwick had not been killed at the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House?

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Question of the Week: 9/28-10/4/20

Which Civil War book in your home library have you owned the longest? The newest?

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Question of the Week: 9/21-9/27/20

How many shelves of Civil War books do you have in your home library/collection?

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Question of the Week: 9/14-9/20/20

What’s your favorite regiment that fought at the Battle of Antietam?

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