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  1. War Department - Frederick Douglass

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    National Park Service Ranger Mark Malloy discusses the life of America's premiere Black abolitionist.

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    • Harpers Ferry: Allstadt's Tavern and the Civil War

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      Historian and park ranger John Rudy tells the story of Allstadt's Tavern from John Brown's 1859 raid to the siege of Harpers Ferry in 1862.

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      • War Department - North Anna

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        In this episode of the War Department, our experts discuss Battle of North Anna, a significant phase of the 1864 Overland Campaign. Historians Robert E. L. Krick and Mike Miller explore this often…

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        • The Civil War in Four Minutes: War in the East

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          Historian Garry Adelman describes the progression of the battles in the Eastern Theater throughout the Civil War. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which presents…

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          • Battle of Spotsylvania Court House - "A Gruesome Sight"

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            Historian Don Pfanz recounts the horrifying conditions at the Bloody Angle on May 12, 1864.

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            • Battle of Spotsylvania Court House - Upton Breaks the Confederate Line

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              Historian Don Pfanz recounts Col. Emory Upton's success at Dole's Salient on May 10, 1864.

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              • Battle of Cold Harbor - Totopotomoy Creek

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                Historian Bobby Krick outlines the battle at Totopotomoy Creek on May 29, 1864.

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                • Battle of Spotsylvania Court House - Attacking the Mule Shoe

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                  Don Pfanz outlines Grant's attack on the Mule Shoe on May 12, 1864.

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                  • Battle of Spotsylvania Court House - Warren Attacks Laurel Hill

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                    Don Pfanz discusses the race to Spotsylvania Court House on May 8, 1864.

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                    • Battle of the Wilderness - Saunders Field, May 5, 1864

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                      Don Pfanz discusses the fighting in Saunders Field, the opening fight of the Battle of the Wilderness.

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                      • Battle of the Wilderness - Longstreet's Flank Attack

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                        Don Pfanz discusses Longstreet's attack on May 6, 1864

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                        • Battle of the Wilderness - Grant Turns South

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                          Don Pfanz discusses troop morale after Grant's decision to turn south towards Spotsylvania Court House on May 6, 1864.

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