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Remembering Lincoln's historic address (Video)

As part of a new Ken Burns documentary, students are invited to learn about the now famous Gettysburg address.

Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 04:52am EST

Tags: Abraham Lincoln, Gettysburg Address, Civil War 150th Anniversary, andrew mollenbeck

Frederick readies welcome mat for Gettysburg visitors

As the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg approaches, Frederick, Md., is prepared to lend its neighbor to the north a helping hand once again.

Tuesday - 06/18/2013, 06:04am EDT

Tags: travel, Civil War 150th Anniversary, Battle of Gettysburg, hotels, david burd, tourism, vacation, Frederick, Civil War

300K expected for Gettysburg 150th Civil War commemoration

The battle of Gettysburg was a major turning point in the Civil War. And events to commemorate the 150th anniversary of this seminole event offer a great get-a-way opportunity and a chance to learn more the Civil War.

Wednesday - 06/05/2013, 06:24am EDT

Tags: Civil War 150th Anniversary, Battle of Gettysburg, travel, Robert E. Lee, National Park Service, Hank Silverberg, tourism, Civil War

Battle of Cold Harbor being marked in Richmond

The 149th anniversary of the Battle of Cold Harbor is being marked with Union and Confederate re-enactors, firing demonstrations and talks on the battle at Richmond National Battlefield Park.

Saturday - 06/01/2013, 11:30am EDT

Tags: Battle of Cold Harbor, Richmond National Battlefield Park, Civil War 150th Anniversary

Museum of the Confederacy opening Gettysburg show

Flags are the centerpiece of "Gettysburg: They walked through blood," which just opened and runs through September.

Monday - 05/13/2013, 08:26pm EDT

Tags: Civil War 150th Anniversary, Museum of the Confederacy, Gettysburg

Civil War preservation may survive sequestration

Money is tight. Every dollar spent by government is being scrutinized right now because of the mandatory federal budget cuts known as sequestration. But efforts to preserve history may be preserved themselves.

Sunday - 05/12/2013, 02:50pm EDT

Tags: Virginia, Civil War, Civil War 150th Anniversary, Civil War Trust, historic preservation


Antietam illumination inspires documentary

A Maryland producer hopes an online campaign will help him fund a documentary about the Antietam National Battlefield Memorial Illumination.

Wednesday - 05/08/2013, 05:52pm EDT

Tags: Antietam National Battlefield, documentaries, Civil War 150th Anniversary

Dinwiddie documents added to Va. Civil War project

The Civil War Legacy 150 project made a weekend stop at the Dinwiddie Historic Courthouse to scan residents' Civil War documents.

Tuesday - 02/19/2013, 07:18pm EST

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