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Rising Tension Between McClellan and Scott

September 28, 1861 – The growing tension between Major General George B. McClellan and General-in-Chief Winfield Scott resulted in a harsh exchange after a conference on military strategy. 373 more words


Hillary Clinton's public-speaking style has a lot in common with Abraham Lincoln's

One hundred and fifty three years ago (that is, seven score and 13 years ago), Abraham Lincoln delivered a speech that would ring forward through time and space to become one of the best-known orations in history.  815 more words

Day Thirty-Six: Flight 93, Gettysburg, 272 Words

Today was one of the best days of our Lap Around America. Partly, that is because we saw two cool and interesting sites, but much of it was our drive through Pennsylvania. 1,747 more words

George Rogers Clark National Historical Park (and the Lincoln memorial)

The George Rogers Clark National Historical Park lies adjacent to the Wabash River in downtown Vincennes, Indiana. The park is located where the original fort in Vincennes that… 676 more words

Hoosier Odds And Ends

3 Facts About The Emancipation Proclamation

For my school work last week I had to do research on the Emancipation Proclamation. I had never really considered researching the Emancipation Proclamation before, so I learned something new during this research. 529 more words

‘The Civil War Remembered’ and relived at Eclectic Company Theatre


By John K. Adams

It has been said that we are not in history, but that history is in us. 459 more words