Civil War Series

Civil War Series
9:20 am
Tue March 5, 2013

The Brother's War

The Prentiss Brothers reunited
Credit http://forgotten-ny.com/2011/09/at-green-wood-the-prentiss-brothers/

In part 182 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson tells the poignant story of Clifton and William Prentiss, who meet on a Fredericksburg battlefield after 8 years of separation and 4 years of war.

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Civil War Series
9:02 am
Tue March 5, 2013

Break A Leg

Richmond April 1865
Credit http://www.sonofthesouth.net/leefoundation/civil-war/1865/April/richmond.jpg

In part 183 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson says that the theater in the Confederate city of Richmond held its own against every obstacle during the darkest days of the war.

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