Save GettysburgLee's Headquarters
Be part of history by joining the Civil War Trust to save one of America's most significant unprotected historic sites — Lee's Headquarters at Gettysburg.
Frederick DouglassWar Department™ Video Series
In this "Short" from the War Department™ video series, National Park Service Ranger Mark Malloy of the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site answers questions about the life of America's premiere Black abolitionist.
150th Anniversary: Mobile Bay
Learn about the events of the Battle of Mobile Bay on August 2–23, 1864, with our collection of maps, articles, photos and more.
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From the Front Lines
- House of Representatives Allocates $8.9 Million for Battlefield Preservation in Interior Appropriations Bill »
- Deal will save Civil War land (Fredericksburg.com) »
- Hallowed Ground Magazine Wins Sixth Consecutive APEX Grand Award for Publication Excellence »
- Interior Sec. Sally Jewel to Accepts Transfer of 285 Acres on Gaines' Mill Battlefield from Civil War Trust »
- Civil War Trust Launches National Campaign to Preserve Robert E. Lee's Headquarters at Gettysburg »
- Overland Campaign: Follow armies along their 75-mile path through photos and sketches »
- Civil War Trust Announces National Campaign to Save Jericho Mill Battlefield At North Anna »
- Civil War Trust 'Field Trip Fund' Sponsors Student Trips to Battlefields »
- Civil War Trust's New War Department™ Video Series Puts Viewers at the Epicenter of Historical Events »
- Overland Campaign Anniversary Begins with Expansion of Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park »
- Atlanta Campaign Battle App Guides Visitors to a Wealth of Civil War Gems »
- Civil War Trust App, 'Real Time' Tweeting Mark 150th Anniversary of Momentous Summer of 1864 »
- Wide Awake Films Wins Silver Telly Award for Production of Battle of Gettysburg Animated Map »
- Civil War Trust 'Teachers Regiment' Connects Educators Passionate About History, Preservation »
- Civil War Trust Earns Fifth Consecutive 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator »
- Governor McDonnell Announces Donation of Battlefield Lands to Commonwealth by Wal-Mart »
- Video: The Gettysburg Address »
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