Eighth grade was a long time ago for me but fortunately, our local school system still believes that American History is important for 14 year olds to understand. 801 more words
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These photos were taken by Cindie Harper during her most recent trip to Antietam Battlefield. Photos are copyrighted.
The Battle of Antietam /ænˈtiːtəm/, also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the South, was fought on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, Maryland and Antietam Creek as part of the Maryland Campaign. 387 more words
Book Review: "The Maryland Campaign of September 1862, Volume III: Shepherdstown Ford and the End of the Campaign"
Mere months after the bloodletting subsided on the Antietam battlefield, participant Ezra Carman began collecting materials for a history of the Maryland Campaign. It proved to be his life’s work. 567 more words