In the spirit of "Dewey Defeats Truman" comes this report from September 8, 1862, courtesy of the Civil War Notebook blog.
Civil War Notebook: Glorious News From Kirby Smith
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
On this anniversary of perhaps the most famous and most often memorized speech in American history, I was thinking about the Gettysburg Addr...
The most surprising find I have (I started to say recently, but maybe I should state ever) made in my family history research, especially a...
Lincoln at Peoria: The Turning Point Author: Lewis E. Lehrman Copyright 2008 Stackpole Books Lewis E. Lehrman’s book, Lincoln at Peor...