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Saving History Saturday: 54th Massachusetts Monument Restoration

Preservation news from Boston this week… And just in time for the anniversary of the 54th Massachusetts’s departure for South Carolina on May 28, 1863. The famed regiment’s monument in Boston is in need of some restoration since over 100 … Continue reading

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From ECW’s Archives: 54th Massachusetts at Fort Wagner

We retrieved this post by Phill Greenwalt from the Emerging Civil War archives for Black History Month.

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Saint-Gaudens’ Greatest Work

Last month, my wife traveled to Boston on a business trip. She worked a day into her schedule to go sight seeing with one of her colleagues. I asked her, if it was conducive to her schedule, to get a … Continue reading

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