In North, Civil War sites, events long 'forgotten'
Published: Monday, April 18, 2011
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) Some Civil War sites and events in Northern states remain largely ignored as the nation celebrates the war's 150th anniversary.
In Massachusetts, for example, only a handful of events are planned, and Gov. Deval Patrick created a Civil War commemoration commission just earlier this month.
Meanwhile, Southern states have ambitions plans for remembrance around well-known tourist sites and events
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i think this is true .I grew up in the north and we really didn't pay much attention or celebrated it.
Now that i live in the southern state ,I see Confederate flags and see many reenactments about the war.
i also sense a mistrust of northerners in many places I go.
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