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CWPT News Release: Duvall, Lawmakers Speak Out Against Proposed Walmart at Virginia's Wilderness Battlefield

James McPherson Speaks Out Against the Wilderness Wal-Mart (Washingtonpost.com)

Battle Plans: Orange County supervisors should sit down at the table with preservationists (Fredericksburg Free
Lance-Star)

Walmart vs. Civil War (The Carolinian Online)

New blog on the Walmart vs. The Wilderness fight

Proposed Wal-mart threatens Vermont Civil War monument (Burlington Free-Press)

Richard Moe, President of the National Trust for Historic Preservation on the Wilderness Wal-mart (Orange County Review)

Urban sprawl, history collide again over Civil War battlefield (Charleston Gazette)

History Buffs Rise Against Walmart (Washington Post)

Outlet eyed near Civil War battlefield: Historians up in arms (Washington Times)

Historians attack Wilderness Wal-Mart (Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star)

Opponents: Supercenter in wrong place (Fredericksburg.com)

Orange wants 3-D look at impact of proposed Wal-Mart (Fredericksburg.com)

NRDC: Saving history from sprawl: threats to Civil War battlefields

Wal-Mart Sets Sights on Civil War Battlefield

Battle Brewing Over Wal-Mart (Fredericksburg.com)

Wal-Mart officials meet in Orange (The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Va.)

History Coalition Fights to Stop Wal-Mart Adjacent to Civil War Battlefield

Worse than Yankees — Here we go again: Saving The Wilderness from Wal-Mart
(The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Va.)

Groups want to sidetrack Orange project
(The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Va.)

Wal Mart's War on America
(The Huffington Post)

Ellwood named favorite Virginia Civil War site (Culpeper Star Exponent)

CWPT Leads Effort to Stop Wal-Mart at The Wilderness (Civil War News)

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