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Mar
23
by kholland at 11:08 AM
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Rufus Dawes served in the 6th Wisconsin of the famed Iron Brigade from 1861 to 1864. He was a 24 year old major at the battle and wrote of his experiences after the war. He describes the Cornfield action.

Union-Advance-Antietam-Cornfield.jpg

We climbed the fence, moved across the open space, and pushed on into the cornfield. The three right companies of the regiment were crowded over into an open field on the right hand side of...
Mar
23
by Championhilz at 7:47 AM
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Interesting photo I have never seen before - it is labeled "Contraband refugee quarters after the surrender of Vicksburg, Miss., 1863" From the collections of the Huntington Library in San Marino, California.
Mar
22
by civilwartalk at 10:05 PM
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Pandoras-Box.jpg

Yay, it's been an interesting day. I had planned to upgrade our site security today, the site wasn't supposed to go down at all.

I was adding SSL security to the site, you know the fancy padlock you see when you visit a site where they take credit cards or personal information like passwords.

Anyway, I clicked on a few items in the server config and long story short, I deleted all the files...
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