The Day the Civil War Was Over

The Day the Civil War Was Over On April 9th, 1865, General Robert E. Lee surrenders his 28,000 Confederate soldiers To Union General Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox, Virginia. This is said to be the day the American Civil War … Continue reading

Lee Takes Winchester

Lee Takes the Union Garrison at Winchester Virginia Winchester is a small Virginia town in the Shenandoah Valley. On June 14th, 1863 the Army of Northern Virginia takes the Union garrison by the Confederates marching on their way to Pennsylvania. … Continue reading

Battle of Antietam

Battle of Antietam The Presidents and the Generals Speak Up Before the Wars Bloodiest Battle The battle of Antietam, fought between the Union forces led by General George McClellan and General Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia’s Confederate soldiers, … Continue reading