Civil War

  • Atlanta: Sherman’s Campaign

      Carefully assembled from Union and Confederate records and memories by a general who commanded troops under Sherman, this is...

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  • Second Battle of Bull Run

      Though a respected general officer who performed well early in the American Civil War, Fitz John Porter was court-martialed...

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  • The Battle of Gettysburg

      Frank Haskell's eyewitness account of the Battle of Gettysburg has been considered a classic for nearly 140 years. Haskell...

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  • Noted Negro Women

    "A race, no less than a nation, is prosperous in proportion to the intelligence of its women." (M.A. Majors, 1893)...

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  • A Belle of the Fifties

    She knew everyone and everyone knew her. A wealthy belle, married to prominent legislator, Clement Clay, she became one of...

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  • Women’s Work in the Civil War

    They were young, they were old, they were mothers, sisters, wives, widows, and neighbors. They were ladies of high social...

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