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American Civil War Museum

The American Civil War Museum comprises three sites: The Museum and White House of the Confederacy as well as Historic Tredegar, both in Richmond, and The Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox in Appomattox, Virginia. It maintains a comprehensive collection of artifacts, manuscripts, Confederate imprints , and photographs from the Confederate States of America and the American Civil War . Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
The American Civil War Museum has 70 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 2000, Lee's Generalship. The year with the most videos was 2014 with 13 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 1,434 views per program. Most appearances with S. Waite Rawls III (26), Christy S. Coleman (8), Gary W. Gallagher (5). Most common tags: Civil War, Parks and Monuments, African American History.

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    Common Civil War Soldiers

    Historian and director of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College Peter Carmichael presented a talk titled, “Will the Real…

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    Hospital Workers in Civil War America

    Historian and author Jane Schultz discussed women who were Civil War hospital workers. She is the author of Women at the…

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    Divided Families in the Civil War

    Amy Murrell Taylor discussed how families coped with divided loyalties between the Union and Confederacy before, during and…

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    Children and the Civil War

    University of Richmond professor Lauranett Lee discussed how children were affected during the Civil War Era, and compared this…

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