Civil War Series

Civil War Series
1:47 pm
Wed March 6, 2013

Sallie

Memorial to Sallie
Credit http://www.talkpa.net

In part 152 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson profiles one of the most unique soldiers in the 1860s: the mascot of the 11th Pennsylvania Infantry Regimen.

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Civil War Series
1:46 pm
Wed March 6, 2013

The Pulpit and the Sword

Confederate Lieutenant-General Polk

In part 153 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson profiles the career of Leonidas Polk, the Episcopal Bishop of the Diocese of Louisiana who became a Confederate general.

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Civil War Series
1:44 pm
Wed March 6, 2013

Boy Soldiers

Illustration of a Liberty Hall Volunteer
Credit http://garyhistart.blogspot.com

In part 154 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson traces the wartime history of Company I of the Fourth Virginia Infantry Regiment, better known as the Liberty Hall Volunteers.

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Civil War Series
1:43 pm
Wed March 6, 2013

Confederate Medicine

Confederate Surgeon General Dr. Samuel Preston Moore
Credit www.findagrave.com

In part 155 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson profiles the accomplishments of Samuel Preston Moore, the Surgeon General of the Confederacy.

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Civil War Series
1:41 pm
Wed March 6, 2013

Strategic Withdrawal

Confederate General Joe Johnston
Credit en.wikipedia.org

In part 156 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson profiles the career of the controversial General Joseph E. Johnston.

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