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  • Leadership of Confederate Colonel John S Mosby
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    Leadership of Confederate Colonel John S. Mosby

    Eric Buckland talked about the leadership qualities and military exploits of Confederate Colonel John S. Mosby. After serving under Confederate cavalry commander J.E.B. Stuart early in the…

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  • Ulysses S Grant Robert E Lee and Leadership
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    Ulysses S. Grant, Robert E. Lee, and Leadership

    William “Jack” Davis compared the upbringings and leadership skills of Union General Ulysses S. Grant and Confederate General Robert E. Lee. This talk was part of a day-long seminar on…

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  • Human Side of Civil War Leadership
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    Human Side of Civil War Leadership

    Ralph Peters talked about the human side of several Civil War leaders, such as Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson and Union General Francis Barlow. He spoke about…

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  • Tour of the Appomattox Court House
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    Surrender at Appomattox

    Historian Patrick Schroeder gave a tour of Appomattox Court House National Historical Park. On April 9, 1865, Confederate General Robert E. Lee met Union General Ulysses S. Grant in the village…

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  • Discussion on the Confederados
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    Confederados

    Professor Casey Clabough talked about Confederados, the descendents of Confederate Americans who immigrated to Brazil following the U.S. Civil War. “Confederados” was a session of the 16th…

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  • Surrender at Appomattox 150th Anniversary Ceremony
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    Surrender at Appomattox 150th Anniversary

    American History TV was LIVE from Appomattox Court House National Historical Park for a ceremony marking the exact time on April 9, 1865, that Generals Grant and Lee met at the McLean House to discuss…

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  • Discussion on the Legacies of Appomattox
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    David Blight on the Legacies of Appomattox

    David Blight talked about the legacies of Appomattox during keynote remarks at a 150th anniversary commemoration of Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s surrender at Appomattox Court House…

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  • Discussion on Forgotten Surrenders of the Civil War
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    Forgotten Surrenders of the Civil War

    Robert Dunkerly talked about forgotten surrenders of the Civil War. “The Forgotten Surrenders: Alabama, the Trans-Mississippi, and Indian Territory” was a session of the 16th annual…

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  • Discussion on Civil War Closing Operations in North Carolina
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    Civil War Closing Operations in North Carolina

    Historian Mark Bradley talked about the end of the U.S. Civil War and the closing operations that took place in North Carolina. “Fort Fisher to the Bennett Place: Closing Operations in North…

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  • Discussion on the Appomattox Campaign
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    Appomattox Campaign

    Chris Calkins talked about the military maneuvers of the Union and Confederate armies that brought them to Appomattox following the fall of Petersburg and Richmond. “The Appomattox Campaign: Nine…

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  • Discussion on Legacies of the Civil War
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    Legacies of the Civil War

    Historian John Hennessy talked about the legacies of the U.S. Civil War. “Freedom, the Civil War and its Legacies” was a session of the 16th annual Longwood University Civil War Seminar.…

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  • Discussion on General Robert E Lees Surrender at Appomattox
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    Legacies of Appomattox

    Professor Elizabeth Varon talked about the legacy of the Appomattox Campaign and Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s surrender. “Legacies of Appomattox: Lee’s Surrender in History and…

    456 views
  • Discussion on the Battles of Appomattox
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    Surrender at Appomattox

    Ron Wilson talked about Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s surrender to Union General Ulysses S. Grant on April 9, 1865. “Surrender at Appomattox” was a session of the 16th annual Longwood…

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  • Discussion on the Battle of Sailors Creek
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    Battles of Appomattox

    Patrick Schroeder talked about the April 1865 battles of the Appomattox Campaign during the U.S. Civil War. “The Battles of Appomattox: Final Fury and the Last to Die” was a session of the…

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  • Battles of Sailors Creek
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    Battles of Sailor's Creek

    Chris Calkins spoke about the Battles of Sailor’s Creek, which took place in April 1865 near Farmville, Virginia. “Black Thursday: The Battles of Sailor’s Creek, April 6, 1865” was a…

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  • Discussion on Richmond Virginia in 1865
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    Richmond in 1865

    Michael Gorman talked about Richmond, Virginia, in 1865 and what historians could learn from photographs from the period. “Photo Forensics: Richmond, 1865” was a session of the 16th annual…

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  • Discussion on the Fall of Petersburg
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    Fall of Petersburg

    Tracy Chernault talked about the long standoff between the armies of Generals Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant in the entrenchments outside of Petersburg, Virginia, in 1864 and the final battles in…

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  • 2015 Longwood Civil War Seminar Introduction
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    2015 Longwood Civil War Seminar, Introduction

    Patrick Schroeder provided introductory remarks at the third day of Longwood University’s 2015 Civil War Seminar. The day’s speakers talked about forgotten surrenders during the Civil War,…

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  • Appomattox Court House
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    Appomattox Court House

    Park Ranger Doyle Sapp talked about General Lee’s surrender to General Grant in the village of Appomattox Court House. Included in program 194131-2

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