Civil War

Civil War Sites To Visit In Virginia This SummerWant to explore some of the most historic sites in U.S. history? Check out this list of the top civil war sites in Virginia from Carlo DeVito, author of "Mrs. Lee's Rose Garden."
Greenfield Village Hosts Civil War Remembrance WeekendThere will be tactical demonstrations with more than More than 450 re-enactors horses, live music and special presentations from historians.
Best Destinations For The Wine Lover's VacationWhile Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.
Explore The South: Sights To Behold In America's Southern RegionFeaturing many of America’s oldest cities, superb food, refined beauty and world famous attractions, the South has something to offer for all walks of life.
'Lincoln' Leads Oscars With 12 NominationsThe Civil War saga "Lincoln" leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture, director for Steven Spielberg and acting honors for Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones.
Detroit History: Courageous Michigan Bluecoats Deserved Better It was the privates and corporals who paid with their blood in the Civil War's first great battle -- the killing field of Shiloh, Tennessee.
Event Notices From August 26-28The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and organizations
Birmingham Civil War Commemoration Unites Original 4 Communities Historical society representatives from Bloomfield, Royal Oak, Southfield, and Troy townships will be gathering together again after 144 years to remember the sacrifices made by Civil War soldiers from their respective communities.
Civil War Remembrance Invades Downtown MilfordOn June 25-26 The Huron Valley Civil War Sesquicentennial Commemoration will transform downtown Milford’s Central Park in observance of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
Civil War Remembrance At Greenfield VillageCommemorate the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War, Memorial Day weekend, at Greenfield Village during Civil War Remembrance, May 28-30.
Joe Donovan's Detroit History: The Johnny Rebs Across The RiverAs Detroit first made its mark as "Arsenal of Democracy," Confederate secret agents soon flooded Windsor to sabotage the Northern Civil War effort by luring Americans to desert and dodge the draft.
Joe Donovan's Detroit History: It's War! And Detroit Is Ready To FightOne hundred fifty years ago Detroiters clamored to join the Union Army to help defeat the Southern Rebels before the war ended in a few months, overflowing President Lincoln's Michigan quota.