Category: AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

While it is commonly thought that the First World War was the first war in which war propaganda was widespread, propaganda goes back earlier than…

It is difficult to pin many killings directly to Knight and his men, but numerous tax collectors, conscription officers, and Confederate government supporters were killed…

According to witnesses and researchers, paranormal activity is stronger in Gettysburg than anywhere else. It even has phantom perfumes! Gettysburg is a small town in…

One of Hard’s uncles served in the American Revolutionary War, while some of his grandsons and great-grandsons served in the Second World War. One of…

Davis appeared a short while later with a pistol and shot General Nelson in the chest. Nelson died half an hour later. One Union general…

He was an enthusiastic supporter of Reconstruction, and made numerous efforts to suppress the Ku Klux Klan. The American Civil War was a titanic struggle…

As night fell they saw that their wounds seemed to be glowing in the dark Glow in the dark wounds might sound like something out…

His men were clearly embarrassed but couldn’t help ducking each time the gunfire came. There are several monuments raised in memory of the Battle of…

Indeed, General Sheridan was wounded during the Civil War, but did not die in battle The depiction of wartime heroes, royalty, and similar important figures…

The American Civil War threatened to rip the nation apart and created rifts that in some ways have not healed. For four years the nation…

While the far more well-known 54th Massachusetts Infantry regiment is usually portrayed as the first African-American unit of the American Civil War to have seen…

The American Civil War threatened to split the United States asunder. From California to Virginia the nation divided itself over whether or not it supported…