- 1862: Bombardment begins at Ft. Jackson and Ft. St. Philip, 70 miles below New Orleans, LA
- 1865: Sherman and J. Johnston sign armistice at Durham Station, NC »
Civil War Calendar
Upcoming Education Events
- April 18:Illinois-- Concert, Civil War Orchestra, at Turner Hall, 115 S Bench St, Galena. 2 pm. Donations accepted. Reservations: 815-777-9129
- April 17-18, 2015: Maryland -- “A Global View of the Escape,” traces John Wilkes Booth escape into Maryland through dome technology at the Richmond Science Center, 5305 Piney Church Road, Waldorf. 6 pm Friday, 9:30, 10:45 and noon Saturday. Free
- April 19, 2015: Washington, DC-- “Lincoln Funeral Commemoration,” living history performance at the Frederick Douglass Home, 1411 W St SE, Washington. 2 pm. Free.