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Civil War Cooking: Theodore Dodge’s Boiled Beans with Curry

The winter of 1862-1863 for the Union’s Army of the Potomac has been compared to the Valley Forge hardships of the Revolutionary War decades earlier. For the Civil War soldiers, morale plummeted after the Battle of Fredericksburg and year of … Continue reading

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