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Historian Gary Gallagher interviewed on NPR

Prof. Gary Gallagher, University of Virginia – on of the main historians in the Civil War documentary ‘Hush’ was interviewed on NPR, on the occasion of the 150 year anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. Listen to his interview here: Leaders Draw Different Messages From Battle Of Gettysburg (NPR interview w. Prof. Gary Gallagher)  

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150 year anniversary of The Battle Of Gettysburg

Thousands of Americans and visitors from all over the world flocked to Gettysburg this week to commemorate the 150 year anniversary of one of the deciding battles of the American Civil War. The re-enactment of Pickett’s Charge, one of the key moments of the conflict, and one where the 1st Minnesota played a decisive role, [...]

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1st Minnesota at Gettysburg: No grander heroism

150 years ago today, Company K and the 1st Minnesota served and died at the battle of Gettysburg 1st Minnesota at Gettysburg: No grander heroism – Nathan Hansen, Winona Daily News Read it online here…

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Heroics of the First Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment told through Capitol artifacts

Heroics of the First Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment told through Capitol artifacts | MinnPost Stephanie Laumer | July 02,13 Read it online here…

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Why the Civil War still matters – New York Times

Why the Civil War Still Matters – Robert Hicks, Jul;y 2nd 2013, NYTimes.com Robert Hicks writes about why the Civil War still matters in the New York Times, in the week of hte 150 year Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. Read it online here…

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Re-enactors bring to life the First Minnesota’s pivotal role in Battle of Gettysburg

Re-enactors bring to life the First Minnesota’s pivotal role in Battle of Gettysburg – Minnpost, By Sarah Johnson May 24, 2013 Read it online here…

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David Blight: The Civil War in American memory

Historian David Blight- one of the main historians in the civil war documentary ‘Hush’ -  speaks at the Minnesota Historical Society’s History Forum about the ways the Civil War has influenced American history and its society and people in the 150 years since. David Blight: The Civil War in American memory | Minnesota Public Radio [...]

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David Blight: Could the war have been prevented?

A House Divided – David Blight: Could the war have been prevented – The Washington Post, November 8, 2010 Read it online here…

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Gary Gallagher: Why the Civil War still matters

Gary Gallagher | Why the Civil War still matters | Citizen | Boise Weekly October 24, 2012 Read the full article here…

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