The American Civil War (April 12, 1861 – May 26, 1865; also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States. It was fought between the Union [f] ("the North") and the Confederacy ("the South"), the latter formed by states that had seceded .
Nov 30, 2022 · From the description: Contemners and Serpents "presents letters from the family of Presbyterian missionaries James and Eliza Wilson during the Civil War era.Spanning the period from 1859 to 1877, during which family members lived in Tennessee, Georgia, and South Carolina, included are letters written by James Wilson, his wife Eliza Griffing Edwards Wilson, their four sons, and their only daughter.
The Battle of Stones River, also known as the Second Battle of Murfreesboro, was a battle fought from December 31, 1862, to January 2, 1863, in Middle Tennessee, as the culmination of the Stones River Campaign in the Western Theater of the American Civil War.
Dec 02, 2022 · Stacey Davis (left, centre and custody photo inset), 35, left her one-year-old son Ethan (right) alone in his cot for two hours while she ran errands and visited a park near her home in Melksham ...
Feb 03, 2010 · August 29/30 - Battle of Richmond, Kentucky; August 30 - The Battle of Second Manassas ends with a decisive Confederate victory; September 1862. September 1 - Battle of Chantilly (Ox Hill), Virginia; September 2 - Major General George B. McClellan restored to command in Virginia; September 9 - Skirmish at Barnesville, Maryland
The Battle of Williamsburg, also known as the Battle of Fort Magruder, took place on May 5, 1862, in York County, James City County, and Williamsburg, Virginia, as part of the Peninsula Campaign of the American Civil War. It was the first pitched battle of the Peninsula Campaign, in which nearly 41,000 Federals and 32,000 Confederates were ...
The American Battlefield Trust's Battle of Chancellorsville page includes history articles, battle maps, photos, video, and other historical resources related to this important 1863 Civil War battle in Virginia.