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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - March 2-8, 1865

Here is a look back at events in the the Civil War and Lincoln assassination conspiracy, 150 years ago this week.

We won’t hear much from CS General Nathan Bedford Forrest this week, although the Jackson, Mississippi, papers will quote him. 2,429 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - February 23 to March 1, 1865

Here’s a look at what was happening in the Civil War and the Lincoln assassination conspiracy, 150 years ago this week.

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CS General Nathan Bedford Forrest suspects a Federal move against Selma, Alabama, is going to happen soon. 1,728 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - February 16-22, 1865

Here is a look at events in the Civil War 150 years ago this week. General Sherman is marching through South Carolina and US troops are moving toward Wilmington, the Confederacy’s last major open port. 3,092 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - February 9-15, 1865

Here is a look at events in the Civil War 150 years ago this week.

It’s a harsh winter, as one Maine veteran in the Army of the Potomac notes at Petersburg, Virginia (18): 2,201 more words

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Sesquicentennial events at Fort Anderson, NC

I came across this while researching the next couple of Civil War timelines. If I was in the Wilmington area, I’d definitely check this out: 97 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - February 2-8, 1865

Here’s a look at events in the Civil War 150 years ago this week. Union and Confederate negotiators sat down to the peace table this week at Hampton Roads, but could not come to an agreement. 2,298 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - January 26 to February 1, 1865

Here’s a look at events in the Civil War 150 years ago this week.

In Pocotaligo, South Carolina, the weather has improved, and General Sherman is waiting for river flooding to subside before beginning his march through the state to… 2,016 more words

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