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Mayor Announces Review Of Baltimore’s Confederate Statues

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says a special commission will make recommendations for each of the different Confederate-era monuments and their future in Baltimore.

06/30/2015

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Confederate Flag Controversy At Washington National Cathedral

The dialogue to take down the Confederate flag continues in Washington where one local church is trying to remove stained glass windows that honor confederate history.

06/28/2015

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Rep. Cummings: ‘Not Enough’ To Take Down Confederate Flag

As the debate rages on over the removal of the Confederate flag from South Carolina’s capitol, one Democrat is saying that taking down the “symbol of racial hatred” is only the first step.

06/28/2015

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National Cathedral Dean Wants To Remove Confederate Windows

The dean of Washington National Cathedral is calling for the removal of stained glass windows that depict the Confederate battle flag in the historic church.

06/25/2015

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Md. Student Disciplined For Confederate Flag

Howard County school officials have disciplined a student who displayed a Confederate flag at a high school football game.

09/10/2014

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‘Battle That Saved Washington’ Remembered In Md.

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.

07/09/2014

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Did Battle, And U.S. Future, Hang On Thread Of Fate?

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.

09/16/2012

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Annapolis Man Says Burglars Took Confederate Items

Authorities in Annapolis say burglars stole $68,000 worth of Confederate memorabilia from a man’s home last week.

08/29/2011

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Washington And Lee University Aquires Confederate Soldier’s Diary

The university plans to display Alexander Sterrett Paxton’s diary containing vivid accounts of Civil War battles.

08/10/2011

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B&O Railroad Museum Opens Exhibit Commemorating The Civil War

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.

04/15/2011

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Tombstone Error Makes Union Soldier Confederate

A Maryland resident is correcting an error on the tombstone of his great-great grandfather which misidentifies the man as a Confederate soldier.

11/29/2010