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*DURING the CIVIL WAR~ – there were about Black Confederate Soldiers serving the Confederacy.These Blacks were either freemen or slaves. Most of this number were volunteers. Confederate States Of America, Confederate Flag, Confederate Statues, History Facts, World History, Carolina Do Sul, North Carolina, Southern Heritage, Southern Pride

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Mary and Molly Bell were two young women from Virginia who disguised themselves as men and fought in the American Civil War for the Confederacy. The pair successfully managed to keep their true gender hidden from fellow soldiers and the military for two y Women In History, World History, American Civil War, American History, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vida Real, Civil War Photos

Mary and Molly (or "Mollie") Bell were two young women from Pulaski County, Virginia[ who disguised themselves as men and fought in the Civil War for the Confederacy for two years.

General Robert E Lee son staff Confederate Color Tinted Civil War American Civil War, American History, British History, Asian History, General Robert E Lee, Carolina Do Sul, Confederate States Of America, Civil War Photos, Southern Heritage

General Robert E. Lee (seated) is pictured shortly after the War. On the left of the picture is his son, General George Washington Custis Lee, and on the right is his chief of staff, Colonel Walter H. Taylor

The Confederate Army employed hundreds of generals during the Civil War. This gallery provides an overview of several of the key Confederate generals who contributed to the Southern cause and helped guide its armies throughout the war. American Civil War, American History, Captain American, British History, General Robert E Lee, History Magazine, Confederate States Of America, Thing 1, Civil War Photos

Civil War Photographs

Enlarge Engineers of the 8th New York State Militia in front of a tent, 1861. Local Identifier: 111-B-499. National Archives Identifier: 524918. View in National Archives Catalog Introduction The War Between the States was the first large and prolonged conflict recorded by photography. During the war, dozens of photographers, both as private individuals and as employees of the Confederate and Union Governments, photographed civilians and civilian activities; military personnel, equipment…

Great Site, I use it all the time. The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (CWSS) is a huge database of Civil War info, histories of Union and Confederate regiments, links to descriptions of battles, POW records and cemetery records. My Family History, Us History, American History, Confederate States Of America, America Civil War, Carolina Do Sul, Historia Universal, Civil War Photos, Family Genealogy

Civil War coins: Story of the war, Confederate coins, and Other Civil War Money.

Civil War coins offer intriguing North and South subplots. Put in context of America’s worst war, the story of Confederate coins, US coins, Civil War tokens, and other Civil War money is illustrated.

appalachia: some amazing photos on this site Voices from the Mountains (a very good book to read) wish i still had the poem that i carried with me, copied from this book. Appalachian People, Appalachian Mountains, Appalachian Trail, Appalachian Recipes, Virginia Mountains, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos

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Drewry's Bluff, Virginia Interior of Fort Darling (Confederate) on the James.The main eastern theater of war, the Army of the James, June 1864 - April American Civil War, American History, Fort Sumter, Confederate States Of America, War Image, Civil War Photos, World History, Civilization, In This World

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Taken at Near Holly Glen Estates Virginia United States (Map link) Richmond Virginia, West Virginia, American Civil War, American History, Henrico County, Glen Allen, Mid Atlantic States, Virginia History, Virginia Is For Lovers

Henrico County

Taken at Latitude/Longitude:37.672655/-77.448107 Near Holly Glen Estates Virginia United States (Map link)

 Laura Jackson Arnold, the sister of Thomas J. Stonewall Jackson, around the time of the Civil War. (Sidenote: My g-g-g-grandmother is presumably named for her. American Women, American History, Battle Of Chancellorsville, Jonathan Jackson, Confederate States Of America, Confederate Leaders, Stonewall Jackson, Hair Nets, Civil War Photos

Laura Jackson Arnold, ca. 1865.

Arnold, Laura Jackson. ca. 1865. Laura Jackson Arnold, the sister of Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson, around the time of the Civil War...