We finished up the Shakespeare classic “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” on July 31st. It was a really great event!
We’d like to thank the Fredericksburg Parks and Recreation Service and Vakos Live! 281 more words
Perhaps one of the best known of all Irishmen to serve during the American Civil War was Buster Kilrain of the 20th Maine Infantry. Buster plays a major role in Michael Shaara’s novel… 2,380 more words
One of the bloodiest slaughters in the Civil War occurred on the gentle slope of a hillside peach orchard in Fredericksburg, Virginia. I knew that my great-great-grandfather, George Kriebel, died at Fredericksburg, but did not know any details. 717 more words
Editor’s Note: Lives & Legacies continues to remember the Civil War as that conflict’s 150th anniversary concludes this April and May. During the Civil War, the homes of George Washington and Fielding Lewis – both indispensable to securing American freedom in the Revolution — served as campsite and hospital in a bloody struggle over the definition of that same freedom. 939 more words