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  1. amweiner replied to the thread I don't understand Lee's Orders for Day 2.

    As I understand it (and I hasten to add that I am no expert!), Lee wasn't entirely clear on the Union dispositions on July 2nd, thinking...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:14 PM
  2. CCMDCSA liked JPK Huson 1863's post in the thread North Carolina Steps Up For The War Widows.

    [ATTACH] Conveying her raw pain to us over the span of a century and a half, this mourning photo is evocative, if we allow it, of what...

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  3. BlueandGrayl replied to the thread Confederate Kentucky - Planning Thread.

    Well if you're going to have Kentucky and other border states like Missouri be won by the pro-secessionist Southern Rights' Party...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:14 PM
  4. leftyhunter replied to the thread The Problems With "Black Confederates".

    Still no proof that blacks even accounted for one half of one percent of Confederate combat troops. Maybe the Confederate commanders...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:13 PM
  5. WLamby replied to the thread Looking for the "Cause" in the "Results".

    To be more precise, I would have to rely on some actual economic stats, estimating disposable income, median income, etc., and I have no...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:13 PM
  6. MaryDee liked bdtex's post in the thread Golden Thread Twenty-five Years Ago: My Brush With Glory!.

    "... A natural defile through which we can only send one regiment at a time...."

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:13 PM
  7. connecticut yankee liked Taylin's post in the thread Memorial Grave for 10 of the 70th Ohio, Magnet Indiana.

    [ATTACH] The Ohio River is peaceful here today, just south of Magnet Indiana. It's a relaxing place to spend time. You can walk down a...

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  8. Pat Young replied to the thread Historical Reality?.

    Hell, my fiancé in her fifties came alive when we got to talk to a man who reenacted a hospital steward and a couple of young fellows...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:13 PM
  9. CSA Today liked Mint Julep's post in the thread What is your personal definition of a Black Confederate..

    Foul ball, but good try.

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:12 PM
  10. jgoodguy replied to the thread What is your personal definition of a Black Confederate..

    Stick to a personal definition and no commentary on others, please.

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:12 PM
  11. Eric Calistri liked Michael_Schaffner's post in the thread The Problems With "Black Confederates".

    The Black Phalanx is one of the earliest histories of the service of African Americans in military history, but it's much more a popular...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:11 PM
  12. Eric Wittenberg replied to the thread Opinions, please.....

    That's really useful stuff, Tom. I do intend to do that project about Dickinson's role int he war, sooner than later. The best episode...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:11 PM
  13. Eric Calistri liked Michael_Schaffner's post in the thread The Problems With "Black Confederates".

    The substance of my comment remains the same, and just as valid. The difference between 23 and 127 in an army of a million men -- or a...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:11 PM
  14. Pat Young liked amweiner's post in the thread Historical Reality?.

    Absolutely! It's where I reenacted! Yes. I will make a plug for making learning come alive in a way that books just can't. I did a...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:10 PM
  15. Eric Calistri liked CW Watch Collector's post in the thread The Problems With "Black Confederates".

    It's also worth mentioning that first secessionists, and later, Confederate leaders explicitly repudiated the Declaration of...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 4:10 PM
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