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The Civil War: The birth of photojournalism

The Civil War: The birth of photojournalism Iconic images from that period are collected in a new exhibit by the Metropolitan Museum in New York City, “Photography and the American Civil War.” The exhibition runs until September 2, 2013. See it online here…

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At Gettysburg, a Battle of History vs. Modernity

At Gettysburg, a Battle of History vs. Modernity – NYTimes.com 7-8-13 Read it online here…

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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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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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