Archive for December 3rd, 2012

Demythologizing the Civil War…

This is a wee bit profane, but pretty much on the mark and humorous. Thanks to DJ for the link!

Links to photographs, documents of the Civil War

Thanks to last year’s scholar Chris A. for the link:

And here is the letter from the little girl who encouraged Lincoln to regrow his beard:

And here is a photocopy of Lee’s letter regarding joining the Confederate Army, as well as his farewell address after surrendering: