Civil War: The winter drags on

For the Confederate soldiers and citizens of Petersburg behind siege lines, things grow more difficult and food becomes scarce.

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Civil War: Winter quarters

Cold and under siege, soldiers of the Civil War build some pretty…interesting winter quarters.

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Civil War: Hospital rats

Here’s a story from 150 years ago about hospital rats. Happy Holidays!

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Civil War: A high-stakes election

One of the turning points of the war: November 8th, 1864.

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