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ECW Weekender: Missouri Civil War Museum

Emerging Civil War welcomes back guest author Kristen M. Trout Nestled on an elevated plateau just south of St. Louis, Missouri lies the country’s oldest active military installation west of the Mississippi River. Established in 1826, Jefferson Barracks served in … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 9/5-9/11/16

What is your favorite museum artifact from the Civil War? Why is it special to you?

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