Champ Ferguson was one of only a two Rebels tried and convicted of war crimes after the United State's Civil War. In a rare twist of fate, Ferguson actions may have impacted my family's future.
The American civil war shaped the future destiny of the United States. What would have happened if the Confederacy had won instead?
There is NO excuse for flying the Confederate flag. All excuses are obfuscations and blatant lies designed to allow flagrant bigots to hide behind claims of constitutional rights to free speech, when the reality is that those who fly the Confederate...
Article 4 of American Civil War Life: Filling The Ranks
A brief overview of the events taking place during the Civil War in Cole Camp Missouri
Forgetting history results in Movements such as one that now maintains that the Holocaust of WWII ever occurred. Between the American Civil War of 1861 - 1865 and 2012, portions of the history of the events and aftermath of the war were lost and later found. We can add new memories, including the...
American Civil War families and museums around the states participating in that war maintained records of their favorite recipes, handing them down to 21st century cooks. Here are some of the best.
Prisoners at the Cahaba Prison had the highest survival rate among all the Civil War prisons on both sides of the war. Only 147 men died there during their imprisonment.
Few are aware of the War of Toledo between Ohio and Michigan took over 100 years to reach a final settlement.
Article 6 of American Civil War Life: Filling The Ranks