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  • Union Spy Elizabeth Van Lew
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    Union Spy Elizabeth Van Lew

    Her remarks are part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.

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    457 views
  • Speeches and Writings of Frederick Douglass
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    Speeches and Writings of Frederick Douglass

    Yale University professor David Blight talked about the political -- and often religious -- rhetoric that Frederick Douglass used when writing or speaking about abolition and the Civil War. This talk was part of a conference hosted by the University of Virginia's Center for Civil War History.

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    470 views
  • Slavery and Reconstruction in the West
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    Slavery and Reconstruction in the West

    University of Washington historian Quintard Taylor explored slavery, the abolition movement, and Reconstruction in the West, focusing on Kansas and Missouri before and after the Civil War.

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    433 views
  • Gettysburg and Vicksburg as Turning Points
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    Gettysburg and Vicksburg as Turning Points

    He compared those two 1863 campaigns as turning points in the Civil War and explored why Gettysburg looms larger in historical memory than western theater battles such as Vicksburg. This talk was part of a symposium on hosted by the "Emerging Civil War" blog.

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    682 views
  • Battle of Antietam Lincoln and Emancipation
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    Battle of Antietam, Lincoln and Emancipation

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

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    257 views
  • Aid Societies for Civil War Union Troops
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    Aid Societies for Civil War Union Troops

    Hillsdale College Professor David Raney taught a class about Civil War-era aid societies that supported Union troops.

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  • emSouthern Stormem
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    Southern Storm

    Civil War historian Noah Andre Trudeau discussed the military campaign of Union General William Tecumseh Sherman and his 60,000 troops from Atlanta to Savannah, Georgia in 1864. ... Noah Andre Trudeau is the author of several books on the Civil War, including Southern Storm: Sherman's March to the Sea and Gettysburg: A Testing of Courage, both published by Harper Publishing.

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  • Common Civil War Soldiers
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    Common Civil War Soldiers

    Peter Carmichael is director of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College. He talked about his research into "common soldiers" during the Civil War, discussing their experiences and motivations for fighting. This talk was part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute.

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  • Union General George Meade at Gettysburg
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    Union General George Meade at Gettysburg

    This talk was part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute.

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    1,019 views
  • emRising in Flamesem
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    Rising in Flames

    J.D. Dickey provided a history of Union General William Sherman’s 1864 “March to the Sea” from Atlanta…

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  • Battle of Gettysburg Devils Den
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    Battle of Gettysburg, Devil's Den

    Devil’s Den is a section of the Gettysburg battlefield dominated by large boulders that experienced…

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    552 views
  • emWild Rose  Rose ONeale Greenhow Civil War Spyem
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    Wild Rose: Rose O'Neale Greenhow, Civil War Spy

    Blackman talked about her book Wild Rose: Rose O'Neale Greenhow, Civil War Spy, published by Random House.

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  • Battle of Gettysburg  The Wheatfield
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    Battle of Gettysburg - The Wheatfield

    The Wheatfield was a 20-acre parcel on the Rose farm at Gettysburg and the site of intense fighting on…

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    359 views
  • Civilian John Burns at the Battle of Gettysburg
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    Civilian John Burns at the Battle of Gettysburg

    Author Timothy Smith discussed his book, John Burns: "The Hero of Gettysburg", about a local civilian…

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    547 views
  • Discussion on Civil War Medical History
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    Discussion on Civil War Medical History

    Civil War Medical History

    Tim Clarke, deputy director of the National Museum of Health and Medicine in Silver Spring, Maryland, presented items from the museums's Civil War collection.

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  • Mourning During the Victorian Era
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    Mourning During the Victorian Era

    She described the different rituals for men, women, and children when a family member died and how the Civil War impacted previous norms.

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  • Union General Winfield Hancock at Gettysburg
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    Union General Winfield Hancock at Gettysburg

    Author Paul Bretzger looked at Union General Winfield Scott Hancock’s actions on July 2, 1863, the second day…

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    390 views
  • Union Troops and Pornography
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    Union Troops and Pornography

    Villanova University history professor Judith Giesberg talked about Union soldiers and pornography during the Civil War. Professor Giesberg is author the book Sex and the Civil War. This talk was part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute.

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  • Soldiers and Families of the Texas Brigade
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    Soldiers and Families of the Texas Brigade

    She spoke at the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute's annual summer conference.

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    467 views
  • Economy and Volunteer Union Soldiers
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    Economy and Volunteer Union Soldiers

    He is the author of Lincoln's Mercenaries: Economic Motivation among Union Soldiers during the Civil War. This talk was part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute.

      The Civil War American History TV American History TV  Gettysburg College | Civil War Institute
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