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Union General Michael Corcoran of the Irish Brigade and Corcoran’s Irish Legion

Photo: Brig. Gen. Michael Corcoran

By Martha Boltz
The Washington Times

VIENNA, Va., August 6, 2013 — When things slowed down militarily during the Civil War and a bunch of young men were just killing time, it figures that some version of sports were to be found whether it was baseball, which had its early roots during the Civil War, or a favorite of West Virginians, road ball. 964 more words

Privations, Suffering and Deliberate Cruelties

Starvation, literal starvation, was doing its deadly work. So depleted and poisoned was the blood of many of Lee’s men from insufficient and unsound food that a slight wound which would probably not have been reported at the beginning of the war would often cause blood-poison, gangrene, and death. 488 more words

Hoehn, Connolly honored by Morris County Coaches

MORRIS TWP. — Morristown’s Sean Hoehn was named Player of the Year and Bill Connolly was chosen Coach of the Year by the Morris County Boys Basketball Coaches Association at their end-of-the-season meeting on Sunday at Morristown-Beard. 606 more words


CWB 06 Rich Mountain (July 11, 1861)

The Sixth battle, the battle of Rich Mountain.

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Civil War Battles

CWB 04 Philippi (June 3, 1861)

This fourth battle is the first land based battle of the war, sadly it would not be the last.

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Puppy Love

Artists: Brenda McClellan
Description: Spotted dog sitting holding red flower
Measurements: 24’’  by 18’’
Medium: Acrylic
Price: $25.00