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Civil War Trust

2015 Photo Contest

Sponsored by History (TM) and the Center for Civil War Photography

Show us your best Civil War battlefield photos of 2015!
Fancy yourself a modern day Alexander Gardner or Mathew Brady? If so, we have a contest for you. The Civil War Trust is proud to announce the opening of our 2015 Annual Photography Contest. Learn how to enter »

Extended! Entry Period June 15th - August 15th, 2015 | Winners Announced: September 2015

Contest Categories:

Civil War 1865

In honor of the Sesquicentennial, this category is for photos of Civil War battlefields and sites associated with the final year of the Civil War
Flickr Tag to Use: CWT1865

Civil War Battlefields

This category is for all your great photos of scenic Civil War battlefields
Flickr Tag to Use: CWT15BF

People on Civil War Battlefields

This category focuses on people visiting or enjoying Civil War battlefields
Flickr Tag to Use: CWT15P

Preservation Threats

Enter your photos that showcase modern threats to Civil War battlefields
Flickr Tag to Use: CWT15PT

Then & Now

In this category entrants will upload a historic photo and a modern photo of the same Civil War site
Flickr Tag to Use: CWT15TN

All photographic submissions should be uploaded to our American Civil War Battlefields photo group on Flickr.

  • Photo Credits: Header background image by Shenandoah Sanchez (Second Place, 2014 Civil War Trust Photo Contest - "1864" Category); top right image by Mike Talplacido (Grand Place, 2014 Civil War Trust Photo Contest); bottom right image by Sharon Murray (First Place, 2014 Civil War Trust Photo Contest - "People on Battlefields" Category).

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