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Preview: Clemens (ed.) - "The Maryland Campaign, Vol. III"

After a long, long slog, friend Dr. Thomas G. Clemens has completed his Maryland Campaign campaign with volume III of his edition of the work of Ezra Carman in… 250 more words


Another Day Collecting Photos

I spend another day collecting reference photos as I visited Antietam National Battlefield yesterday.  Lots of views of the mountains and fields along with monuments.


Thinking About The Irish Brigade At Antietam

Today is St. Patrick’s Day, a day many folks find something from Ireland to enjoy. I have two traditions on the unofficial holiday: wear a little green and remember the Irish-American contributions during the Civil War. 754 more words

Battlefields & Historic Places

Modern Photography: Antietam's Rising Sun

I stood amidst a swarm of people, all gathering in the still darkness, some talking softly to one another, others quietly contemplating the gravity of the moment.   290 more words

Battlefields & Historic Places

RESEARCH: A valuable clue for my story I didn't even know I needed

When I was researching the history that forms the background of my Civil War WIP, I found all kinds of treasures at the Maryland Historical Society’s H. 387 more words