Love story from the Civil War

Love story from the Civil War

Valentine’s card sent during the Civil War.Looking ahead to the “romantic holiday” known as Valentine’s Day, I though I’d share this heart-warming story of a hand-made valentine that a Confederate soldier sent to his wife during the Civil...
Horses and the Civil War

Horses and the Civil War

Since the release of the movie “War Horse” there has been a lot more attention given to the role of horses in wartime. On a tour of the Brandy Station battlefield last summer I learned that for every man killed during the Civil War (around 625,000),...
Birthday of a Southern hero

Birthday of a Southern hero

“I have fought against the people of the North because I believed they were seeking to wrest from the South its dearest rights. But I have never cherished toward them bitter or vindictive feelings, and have never seen the day when I did not pray for them.” –...
Civil War & Southern Literary Awards Contest

Civil War & Southern Literary Awards Contest

I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday!For those who wanted a signed copy of Noble Cause and didn’t receive one from Santa, I have a great opportunity for you!The Military Order of the Stars and Bars, a fraternal organization made up of descendants of...
 

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