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- 1861: Western Union completes the first trans-continental telegraph line
Civil War Calendar
Upcoming Education Events
- October 18-19, 2014:Tennessee-- Living history, "Confederate Hoofbeats" cavalry demonstrations and ranger talks at the Stones River National Battlefield in Murfreesboro. Free.
- October 18, 2014:Georgia -- Candle Lantern tours at the Fort McAllister Historic Park near Richmond Hill. 7-9:30 pm. Free with park admission. 912-727-2339.
- October 18, 2014:Virginia-- Living history, "Civil War Medicine," at Ellwood Manor, on the Wilderness battlefield near Routes 3 and 20 west of Fredericksburg. 1-4 pm. Free.