773Jun 25, 2013
The Civil War in 1863
Panelists talked about the state of the Civil War in 1863. They spoke about the cultural, political, and military perspectives on the war, and compared aspects of the conflict with more recent ...
432Mar 16, 2013
U.S. Colored Troops During the Civil War
Scholars talked about the contributions of the U.S. Colored Troops during the Civil War and how they are remembered at various battle sites. Panelists also discussed the portrayal of black ...
525Jun 24, 2012
Civil War Blogging
History writers and Internet journalists talked about online debate on Civil War history and their role in fostering conversation about the Civil War. Topics included academic credibility and ...
1,454Jun 23, 2012
Emancipation and the Civil War
President Abraham Lincoln issued the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation 150 years ago on September 22nd, 1862. It ordered the emancipation of all slaves in any Confederate state that did not ...