Celebrating Christmas During the Civil War
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicle was at Fort Ward in Alexandria, Virginia and looked at how Christmas was observed during the Civil War.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Cumbey, Susan Director Fort Ward Museum and Historic Site
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