The Civil War clash known as “the battle that saved Washington” could more accurately be labeled “the battle that saved Lincoln’s re-election,” a prominent preservationist said Wednesday as the National Park Service marked the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Monocacy.
From as far away as Minnesota, Colorado and Ohio they came, more than 30 members of the Bloss and Mitchell families who converged on the hallowed Civil War fighting grounds of rural Maryland.
Authorities in Annapolis say burglars stole $68,000 worth of Confederate memorabilia from a man’s home last week.
The university plans to display Alexander Sterrett Paxton’s diary containing vivid accounts of Civil War battles.
A look back in time. The B&O Railroad Museum opens the largest train exhibit in the world, commemorating the pivotal battles of the Civil War 150 years ago.
A Maryland resident is correcting an error on the tombstone of his great-great grandfather which misidentifies the man as a Confederate soldier.