Civil War Battlefields Report
The participants spoke about the importance of Civil War remembrance. Mr. Bearss discussed Civil War events on this date in… read more
The participants spoke about the importance of Civil War remembrance. Mr. Bearss discussed Civil War events on this date in history. Senator Bumpers, the founder of the Civil War Battlefield Commission, spoke about the cost of making Civil War sites national landmarks and the struggle in Congress to gain support for the plan. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Roger G. Kennedy Director National Museum of American History
- James M. McPherson Professor Princeton University->History Department
- Holly Robinson Chairwoman Civil War Sites Advisory Commission
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