COMMENCEMENT – the act or instance of commencing; beginning.
Eliza Jane Hulvey (b:5 April 1832 d:25 March 1885) was the 13th and last child born to Philip and Amelia (Walters) Hulvey of Augusta County, Virginia.571 more words
The recent Civil War era event at the Orange Empire Railway Museum was a lovely return to a cozy location. The Museum (started by 13 teenagers who wanted to save a streetcar) includes rail cars, engines, locomotives and streetcars from all over California, as well as one of the last remaining train depot stations from the early California railway (circa 1880s). 338 more words
Back in the 1990s, I would often transit Northern Georgia on weekends. During those trips, I would make every effort to seek out the battlefields of 1863 and 1864. 627 more words
The American Civil War (USA-CSA War, “War of Northern Aggression”? etc. etc.) did not have one all defining end date.
There are various options and various 150th anniversaries which have come and gone and which are currently going… 933 more words