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Civil War Trust

Hallowed Ground: Spring 2016

Featured Online Articles

This issue of the Civil War Trust's membership magazine turns to the mysteries of Gettysburg and the concept of the Citizen-Soldier. To see all online articles from past issues of the membership magazine, visit the Back Issue Index »


Death & Burial: Guideposts to Gettysburg’s Dead

Garry Adelman

Using examples at Gettysburg, Historian Garry Adelman describes using primary sources as guideposts to understanding battles and the stories of individual solders who fought.Read the article »

The Citizen Soldier

The Citizen Soldier

Sam Smith

Sam Smith examines the uniquely American take on the ancient concept of turning ploughshares to swords and back again.Read the article »

Tales of Gettysburg

The Tales of Gettysburg

Page from the Past

A showcase of the faces — and stories — of individual American soldiers and sailors, courtesy Military Images Magazine.Read the article »

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