70Aug 15, 2013
Book Discussion on Take Care of the Living
Jeffrey McClurken talked about his book, Take Care of the Living: Reconstructing Confederate Veteran Families in Virginia, in which discusses the Civil war and the difficulties families faced ...
947Nov 17, 2012
Battle of Fredericksburg
Author and University of Alabama history professor George Rable talked about the December 1862 Battle of Fredericksburg. He placed the battle in the context of the war, and talked about its ...
515Nov 17, 2012
The Irish Brigade at Fredericksburg
From the Battle of Fredericksburg 150th Anniversary event, history professor Susannah Ural talks about the Irish Brigade’s role in the battle. Co-sponsored by the National Park Service, ...
674Nov 17, 2012
Battle of Fredericksburg Leaders and Commanders
From the Battle of Fredericksburg 150th Anniversary event, historian Frank O’Reilly discussed the decisions made by leaders and commanders involved. Co-sponsored by the National Park ...
931Oct 16, 2012
Before the Battle of Fredericksburg
University of Mary Washington history professor Jeffrey McClurken talked about the Civil War leading up to December 1862. He discussed the political situations in the North and South, and traced ...
1,308Oct 4, 2012
Civil War History and the Film Gone With the Wind
Jeffrey McClurken talked about the 1939 movie “Gone with the Wind,” looking at it as a source on southern culture during the Civil War and Reconstruction, and reflective of the ...