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  • Dreams of Civil War Americans
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    Dreams of Civil War Americans

    Author Jonathan White talked about the dreams of both soldiers and civilians during the American Civil War.

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  • Historic Sandusky
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    Historic Sandusky

    Located just outside Lynchburg, Virginia, the Sandusky house served as Union headquarters during the battle of Lynchburg.…

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  • Slavery to Freedom at Appomattox
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    Slavery to Freedom at Appomattox

    Appomattox Courthouse is commonly known as the site of General Lee's surrender to General Grant and the end of the Civil War. Chief of Education Ernie Price talked about life after the war, highlighting the local African American experience transitioning from slavery to freedom.

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  • Abraham Lincoln and Edwin Stanton
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    Abraham Lincoln and Edwin Stanton

    Author Walter Stahr talked about the relationship between Abraham Lincoln and his Secretary of War Edwin Stanton, starting from when they first met as attorneys before the Civil War through Lincoln's assassination in 1865.

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    393 views
  • Military Rivals Ulysses S Grant and Robert E Lee
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    Military Rivals Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee

    Historians John Marszalek and Craig Symonds looked at the military rivalry between Civil War* Generals Ulysses S. ... They compared Grant and Lee's childhoods, their experiences at West Point, their actions during the Mexican-American War*, and their battles as commanders of Union and Confederate armies.

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    408 views
  • Union General Winfield Hancock at Gettysburg
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    Union General Winfield Hancock at Gettysburg

    Paul Bretzger talks about his book, Observing Hancock at Gettysburg: The General’s Leadership Through…

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    923 views
  • Civil War in Fayetteville
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    Civil War in Fayetteville

    Built in 1853, the Headquarters House was the home of Judge Jonas Tebbetts, a Union supporter during the Civil War.

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  • Panel Discussion on Controversial Generals of the Civil War
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    Panel Discussion on Controversial Generals of the Civil War

    Historians answered audience questions about Civil War generals, including which ones have been the most loved and hated through history. ... This discussion was part of a symposium on controversial Civil War generals hosted by Pamplin Historical Park.

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  • Spiritualism and Photography in the Civil War Era
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    Spiritualism and Photography in the Civil War Era

    Religion scholar and author Peter Manseau used a variety of images to discuss Spiritualism and it’s…

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    218 views
  • Confederate General John Bell Hood
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    Confederate General John Bell Hood

    This talk was part of Pamplin Historical Park's symposium called "Generals We Love to Hate" looking at some of the more controversial military leaders of the Civil War.

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    781 views
  • Symposium Looks at Controversial Generals in Civil War
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    Symposium Looks at Controversial Generals in Civil War

    Union General George McClellan

    Professor George Rable talked about Union General George McClellan, who commanded the Union Army of the Potomac in the early stages of the Civil War. ... This talk was part of Pamplin Historical Park's symposium called "Generals We Love to Hate" looking at some of the more controversial military leaders of the Civil War.

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    912 views
  • emThe Thin Light of Freedomem
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    The Thin Light of Freedom

    Edward Ayers talked about his book The Thing Light of Freedom, in which he provided a history of the Civil War.

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  • Fugitive Slave Laws Before the Civil War
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    Fugitive Slave Laws Before the Civil War

    Professor Oakes argued that tensions between slave and free states over fugitive slaves was one of the leading factors in the 1850s leading to the Civil War.

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  • Impact of PreCivil War Events
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    Impact of Pre-Civil War Events

    Historians talked about the social and political impact of several events leading up to the Civil War, including the Fugitive Slave Act and abolitionist John Brown's raid of a federal armory at Harper's Ferry.

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  • Battle of Wilsons Creek
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    Battle of Wilson's Creek

    Fought in August 1861, Wilson's Creek was the first major battle of the Civil War fought west of the Mississippi River.

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  • Hulston Civil War Library Collection
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    Hulston Civil War Library Collection

    Librarian Jeff Patrick of the Hulston Civil War Library shared some of Wilson's Creek National Historic Battlefield's most notable pieces, including rare soldier art, a Civil War surgeon's manual, and a translation manual for German fighters.

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  • emWilsons Creekem
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    Wilson's Creek

    Bill Piston talked about his book Wilson's Creek: The Second Battle of the Civil War and the Men Who Fought It, in which he explores what drove the men of Kansas and Missouri to volunteer for the Civil War.

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  • emThe Border Between Themem
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    The Border Between Them

    Jeremy Neely talked about his book, The Border Between Them: Violence and the Reconciliation on the Kansas-Missouri Line, about the violent exchanges between Kansans and Missourians before, during, and after the Civil War.

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  • Union General Joseph Hooker
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    Union General Joseph Hooker

    This was part of Pamplin Historical Park's symposium called "Generals We Love to Hate" looking at some of the more controversial military leaders of the Civil War.

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    754 views
  • General Robert E Lees North Anna River Defense
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    General Robert E. Lee's North Anna River Defense

    This talk was a part of a symposium on the "Great Defenses of the Civil War," hosted by the Emerging Civil War blog.

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    522 views
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