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John Brown 160th: Who’s On The Series Header?

When ECW hosts an official series, the staff takes time to design the header. (Don’t ask how many we’ve scrapped and redesigned over the years…) Sure, it’s relatively simple, but we always want to create a visual that says something in a glance about the series. Kevin Pawlak, Jon-Erik Gilot, and Sarah Kay Bierle did […]

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Week In Review: October 13-20, 2019

This week has been almost all about John Brown’s Raid on Harpers Ferry for the 160th Anniversary with lots of posts and lots of perspective. You’ll also find posts on Fort Harrison, the Battle of Cedar Creek, and more…

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Week In Review: October 6-13, 2019

This week we’re continuing the focused discussion and different perspectives for the blog series “Do We Still Care About The Civil War?” And there’s also some other highlights about photo sleuthing and Civil War history hiding in the Pacific Northwest…

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Week In Review: September 30-October 6, 2019

We’re adding voices to answer the question “do we still care about the Civil War?” and you’ll find members and guest authors discussing that topic this week and into the coming week. There’s also “heroic poetry”, a discussion of politics and war, a battlefield park in Knoxville, and a preservation victory at Gettysburg, along with […]

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Did You Get Your September 2019 ECW Newsletter?

In our September 2019 ECW newsletter, which came out a week ago Editor-in-Chief Chris Mackowski invited readers to reconsider their perceptions about some of the war’s most maligned figures; Meg Groeling answered “10 Questions”; we celebrated the nuptials of one of our ECW colleagues; we shared some great reviews on a few books by ECW […]

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Week In Review: September 23-29, 2019

Welcome back for the grand review of the content calendar this last week! You’ll find some relevant and timely articles, along with several accounts of lesser-known officers and soldiers, a book review, and suggested museum for weekend (or week-day) touring.

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ECW Weekender: Virginia Museum of the Civil War

Thinking of making a trip in the autumn season to see the fall colors in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley? Consider add a stop at the Virginia Museum of the Civil War in New Market. Located on a key portion of New Market battlefield, this museum offers an overview of the conflict in the state of Virginia […]

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Week In Review: September 16-22, 2019

This week you’ll find a collection of new posts about the battle of Antietam, breaking news about the site “Stonewall” Jackson’s death, articles about Third Winchester, and much more! Monday, September 16: Question of the Week asked about significant raids or campaigns northward in the eastern theater.

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Week In Review: September 9-15, 2019

This week you’ll find the usual sampling of historical offerings, with highlights for book reviews and several posts reflecting on Civil War connections to Patriot Day (9/11)…

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