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Week In Review: July 29-August 4, 2019

Symposium Week! In fact as this post publishes, we’re finishing up (or driving back) from the Sunday morning tour of North Anna sites. We hope you enjoyed the symposium if you attended or are having a fabulous weekend wherever you are! Monday, July 29: Question of the Week – Montegomery or Richmond and a great […]

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August-September 2019 Presentations

August: 2nd – 4th: The Sixth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, Spotsylvania, VA 12th: Chris Kolakowski, “1864: Decision at Sea,” Rappahannock Valley Civil War Round Table, Fredericksburg, VA

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Week In Review: July 22-28, 2019

Looking back at a summer’s week with lots of interviews, a new podcast, a visit to Chambersburg and discussion of the burning, and rediscovery of a Union nurse’s photograph.

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ECW Awards

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Symposium Spotlight: Raffle Time

What does Emerging Civil War do with the money from it’s fundraiser raffle at the Symposium? We support preservation efforts! For the 2019 Symposium, Kristen Pawlak and Sarah Kay Bierle worked together to bring a variety of new and big ticket items to the event. You’ll find night’s stays at historic sites, museum tickets, audiobooks, […]

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Week In Review: July 15-21, 2019

Welcome back for another Week In Review. We’ve got some social history mixed with military history this week. Find perspective on lesser-known battles, details about Hood taking command, a series about hunger during the war, and tips for researching in women’s studies, and much more!

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Manassas: Moment of Truth

The heat bore down oppressively. Not the soaring temperatures I’d known in California, but rather a choking, wet warmth that signaled I had come back to the land of war. That was one of the first things I noticed, stepping out of the rental in the visitor center parking lot at Manassas National Battlefield.  It […]

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Week In Review: July 8-14, 2019

It just might be a recording-breaking week for most number of posts in seven days at ECW – at least thus far in 2019. With Chris Mackowski live-blogging from American Battlefield Trust’s Teacher Institute and the usual sampling of historical articles, there’s lots to read. Catch up or enjoy a quick review since we’ve gathered […]

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Week In Review: July 1-7, 2019

Can we say “Gettysburg” and “Vicksburg”? Although you’ll other themed posts and information, these two names seemed to dominate the blog program this week. Check out some new research and retelling of old favorite stories from this week…

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