Tag Archives: Question of the Week

Question of the Week: 11/12-11/18/18

Let’s talk about archaeology studies on Civil War battlefields… Do you have a favorite artifact, story, or experience? Please note: Always know the rules and have proper authorization/permission before searching for artifacts! ECW does not encourage or condone illegal searching … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 11/5-11/11/18

What’s your favorite account of a Civil War general, soldier, politician, or civilian riding on a train?

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Question of the Week: 10/29-11/4/18

Halloween is coming up… What’s the strangest, scariest Civil War story you’ve heard or read? Does it have factual base or is it a good legend?

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Question of the Week: 10/22-10/28/18

What is your favorite “what if?” of the Civil War?

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Question of the Week: 10/15-10/21/18

In your opinion, which battle did the weather most decisively became a particular enemy or ally for the Union or Confederates?

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Question of the Week: 10/8-10/14/18

Many young men and boys under the technical enlistment age got into the Union and Confederate armies. Do you have a favorite “boy-soldier” who enlisted/served while under eighteen? Share his name and a little about his service record.  

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Question of the Week: 10/1-10/7/18

In your opinion, what was the most under-rated campaign of the American Civil War? Why?

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Question of the Week: 9/24-9/30/18

Last Saturday was the first official day of autumn… Looking back on the summer, what battlefields or historic sites did you visit? Did you have a favorite?

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Question of the Week: 9/17-9/23/18

This week it will be 155 years since the Battle of Chickamauga. Do you have a favorite officer from that battle? Why do you admire his leadership?

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Question of the Week: 9/10-9/16/18

Let’s talk Civil War Navies… Do you have a favorite ship or ironclad from the conflict? Why?

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