This Month in Civil War History: April 2016

By Jeff Lauck ’18

A hand-colored lithograph by Currier & Ives depicting the attack on Fort Sumter. Photo via Library of Congress
A hand-colored lithograph by Currier & Ives depicting the attack on Fort Sumter. Photo via Library of Congress

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This Month in Civil War History: March 2016

By Jeff Lauck ’18

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Lincoln’s second inaugural address, March 1865. Photograph by Alexander Gardner.

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This Month in Civil War History: February 2016

By Jeff Lauck ’18

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The Lincoln Birthplace cabin in Hodgenville, KY, circa 1940. Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress.

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This Month in Civil War History: January 2016

By Jeff Lauck ’18

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The Ordinance of Secession for the state of Georgia, signed in January 1861. Image via Wikimedia Commons.

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This Month in Civil War History: December 2015

By Jeff Lauck ’18

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Illustration by Thomas Nast, from Harper’s Weekly, January 1863.

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