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Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

This comes from Ghosts abd Haunts of the Civil War. Before the war, on Cedar Lane, Montgomery House was one of the mansions on the outskirts of ...   Sun Oct 31st, 2010 07:30 pm

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

From Ghosts and Haunts of the Civil War  and Strange Tales of the Civil War comes this next story. Anyone studying Lincoln during the war ...   Sun Oct 31st, 2010 10:14 am

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

Well here it's after 12 AM on October 31st as I type this. Halloween. So things are winding doing and I'll soon stop posting more of these ...   Sun Oct 31st, 2010 04:53 am

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

Did John C. Calhoun know the South was going to secede in the 1860s. Certainly he was a supporter of states right and a man ...   Sat Oct 30th, 2010 07:05 am

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

How about a little bit of murder and house haunting. This next one comes from John Alexander's Ghosts: Washington's Most Famous Ghost Stories. During the fighting ...   Sat Oct 30th, 2010 02:42 am

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

In the superstitions of the British Isles there is there belief in the Black Dog, an ennormous dog with glowing eyes. To see the dog is ...   Fri Oct 29th, 2010 07:56 am

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

This one's a little different from the last three presented. It comes from Strange Tales of the Civil War by Michael Sanders. The story goes that ...   Fri Oct 29th, 2010 03:04 am

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

One of the better known ghost stories related to the war is perhaps that of one of the better known trains from the war. A ...   Thu Oct 28th, 2010 07:49 am

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

This next one also comes from Ghosts and Haunts of the Civil War and deals with a location established after the war. Creston, Iowa was ...   Thu Oct 28th, 2010 02:19 am

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

Ok, this second story comes from Chistopher Coleman's Ghosts and Haunts of the Civil War. Mr. Coleman records the story of a class fieldtrip to ...   Wed Oct 27th, 2010 05:53 am

Other Civil War Talk > Haunting (33 replies - 12624 views)

Well it's that time of the year, and one of my favorite times too. Like I said in the what's you favorite part thread, there's ...   Tue Oct 5th, 2010 05:06 am

General Civil War Talk > Put You on the Spot: What's Your Favorite "Part" of the Civil War? (33 replies - 10294 views)

I don't really know, and I was just walking around thinking about it for a few minutes after seeing the question. I guess I'd really ...   Fri Oct 1st, 2010 03:24 am

Announcements and Notices > Signature Spam (2 replies - 2501 views)

I'm wondering if some folks aren't starting to program spambots to provide a post that make them appear to beliving being. With so many spambots ...   Wed Sep 22nd, 2010 03:13 am

General Civil War Talk > Question from a reader - any help? (1 reply - 1183 views)

Don't know if this is much help to you, Javal, but I found online that it underwent restoration from either '79-'81 as the New Georgia ...   Sat Sep 18th, 2010 01:56 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > What happened to the Civil War Wedding, Holiday and Fancy Dinner Menus page (5 replies - 4543 views)

Thanks for the links Javal. And I seriously doubt I'd become a spinach fan with that recipe. With or without vinegar spinach is still blah ...   Fri Sep 17th, 2010 02:57 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > What happened to the Civil War Wedding, Holiday and Fancy Dinner Menus page (5 replies - 4543 views)

Actually, javal, I'm more looking fore both Thanksgiving and Christmas. Just did an early Thankgiving dinner and I got to thinking about recipies and menus ...   Thu Sep 16th, 2010 02:36 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > What happened to the Civil War Wedding, Holiday and Fancy Dinner Menus page (5 replies - 4543 views)

Ok, I was in the cooking blog looking for a holiday cooking page. The article on Cooking for a Civil War Wedding has a link ...   Wed Sep 15th, 2010 10:49 pm

Other History > History and Tom Hanks (31 replies - 11513 views)

I just wonder at what point, if any, visual history will replace the printed word as the primary way the public learns about history. Wouldn't ...   Wed Sep 15th, 2010 01:31 am

Tips and tricks about the new board > how to edit profile (2 replies - 4744 views)

I'm not an admin, but I would assume you go to Menu and click on it to bring up the menu list. The list should ...   Fri Sep 10th, 2010 03:00 am

Other Civil War Talk > The Greatest Generation ? (9 replies - 4068 views)

Actually, it wasn't Brokaw who first called that generation the Greatest Generation. The term was first used by William Strauss and Neil Howe in their ...   Sat Sep 4th, 2010 04:18 am

Idle Chit-Chat > Sputnik (9 replies - 3697 views)

I can't watch the movie without thinking fondly of my senior year of high school. Back then I had a regular subscription to the Smithsonian's Air ...   Thu Sep 2nd, 2010 08:25 am

Other History > History and Tom Hanks (31 replies - 11513 views)

The producer oversees the production of the film or show. The director over sees the actual filming. It's the director's vision we're getting and they'll ...   Tue Aug 31st, 2010 04:02 am

Battle of Gettysburg > O.O. Howard and July 1 (42 replies - 17193 views)

Evil double post. Sorry. ...   Sat Aug 28th, 2010 11:16 am

Battle of Gettysburg > O.O. Howard and July 1 (42 replies - 17193 views)

Ok, I did a little further reading And I found that a copy of Butterfield's letter to Hancock, informing him that he was, by order ...   Sat Aug 28th, 2010 11:14 am

Battle of Gettysburg > O.O. Howard and July 1 (42 replies - 17193 views)

Okay, here's something I'm finding interesting on this Meade-Sickles thing. The Assistant Adjutant-General, Brigadier General Seth Williams writes to Sickles the following message HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF ...   Sat Aug 28th, 2010 11:00 am

Battle of Gettysburg > O.O. Howard and July 1 (42 replies - 17193 views)

Weighing in on Pam's original post I think it's fairly safe to say that there were those officers who got into their positions because of ...   Wed Aug 25th, 2010 07:43 am

Other Civil War Talk > Flag of the 52nd Virginia Infantry. (8 replies - 5502 views)

I didn't say I bvelieved that was the case, just that it would be interesting to find out that happened. Though it would be more ...   Wed Aug 25th, 2010 06:06 am

General Civil War Talk > Gettysburg Address (36 replies - 9336 views)

Edward Everett was among those who realized early on the importance of the Gettysburg Address. And I think the arguement is still that if we ...   Wed Aug 25th, 2010 06:02 am

Other History > History and Tom Hanks (31 replies - 11513 views)

It seems that even if we eliminate the movies and TV series that is still going to be what happens unless you can get more people ...   Wed Aug 25th, 2010 05:58 am

Other Civil War Talk > Flag of the 52nd Virginia Infantry. (8 replies - 5502 views)

Wouldn't it be interesting to learn that many of those gifted or burrowed in number 2 ended up in number 5. You did say the ...   Tue Aug 24th, 2010 07:07 am

Other History > History and Tom Hanks (31 replies - 11513 views)

I think it's the exact opposite, Hank. I think a lot of the cave paintings of prehistoric man were actually them recording their history and ...   Tue Aug 24th, 2010 04:47 am

Other History > War Reenactments (11 replies - 6530 views)

Johan Steele wrote: He stayed after their talk and offered to show them how they actually wore their gear and how they carried their weapons ...   Sat Aug 21st, 2010 06:26 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Talking about Eating (48 replies - 19972 views)

Well it's not savory or sweet but of late I have started cooking lime home fries. Four or five medium potatoes (a little more if ...   Sat Aug 21st, 2010 06:13 am

Other History > History and Tom Hanks (31 replies - 11513 views)

Not everyone learns the same way. Some folks learn better through visuals than through printed material and some folks learn better through printed material than ...   Sat Aug 21st, 2010 05:12 am

Weapons of the Civil War > Balloning Develops Into a CW "Weapon." (9 replies - 7355 views)

Ok, that's what all the above stuff didn't really have. Thanks. And I do agree it makes more sense to have launched from the stern ...   Sat Aug 21st, 2010 02:29 am

Weapons of the Civil War > Balloning Develops Into a CW "Weapon." (9 replies - 7355 views)

As balloons, blimps, derigibles and gliders are labeled as lighter than air aircraft and airplanes and helicopters are labeled as heavier than air aircraft, it would seem to ...   Fri Aug 20th, 2010 06:03 am

Weapons of the Civil War > Balloning Develops Into a CW "Weapon." (9 replies - 7355 views)

Ok, here's my question. What was the first aircraft carrier? I've read the Fanny as mentioned here. But I've also read the George Washington Parke ...   Thu Aug 19th, 2010 04:49 am

Weapons of the Civil War > Damn the Torpodoes! (23 replies - 12647 views)

I'm looking at this thread (yeah, I know this is a bit late) and I'm thinking that I read somewhere the modern torpedo was originally ...   Thu Aug 19th, 2010 04:43 am

General Civil War Talk > Gettysburg Address (36 replies - 9336 views)

The arguement of the tactics being reversed doesn't seem to me as good an arguement as there is the question as to whether McClellan had ...   Thu Aug 19th, 2010 02:04 am

General Civil War Talk > Gettysburg Address (36 replies - 9336 views)

I don't think so. To make the claim Antietam/Sharpsburg would have been the major battle because of the Gettysburg Address not happening brings up the ...   Tue Aug 17th, 2010 02:28 am


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