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A Daring Failed Escape

2020-07-24T18:01:18+00:00July 24th, 2020|

On Nov. 18, 1862, Union soldiers outside of Corinth took two men into custody, both dressed in ragged Confederate uniforms. They were promptly placed under arrest. The story provided by [...]

Food Shortages and Bread Riots

2020-05-05T18:34:40+00:00May 5th, 2020|

The majority of Southerners, soldiers and civilians, experienced severe shortages of food early in the Civil War. Keeping the army fed was a large obstacle for the leaders, but keeping [...]