1. Bull Run Animated Map

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    View our animated map of the Battle of Bull Run (First Manassas). Learn about the strategies and the movements of the two armies as they engage in combat on July 21, 1861.

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    • Fort Sumter Animated Map

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      The Civil War Trust's Fort Sumter Animated Map depicts the events that lead to the first shots of the Civil War as well as other important battles in Charleston Harbor.

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      • Stonewall Jackson at First Manassas

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        Historian John Hennessy discusses the Battle of First Manassas (Bull Run) and the role that Stonewall Jackson played in this first great battle of the American Civil War. The video was taken during…

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        • The Civil War in Four Minutes: The War Between the States

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          Historian Garry Adelman gives an overview of the Civil War and discusses its causes. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which presents short videos on basic Civil War topics.

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          • The Battle of Gaines' Mill

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            NPS Historian Bobby Krick talks about the history of the Battle of Gaines' Mill and the portion of the battlefield that the Civil War Trust is working to save in 2011. Learn more about our preservation…

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            • Fredericksburg: The River Crossing

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              Historian and Fredericksburg Expert Frank O'Reilly describes the challenges that the Union army had in crossing the Rappahannock River during the Battle of Fredericksburg. This video is one of many…

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              • Cold Harbor with Gordon Rhea

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                Noted author and historian Gordon C. Rhea discusses the historical significance of the Battle of Cold Harbor, one of the key battles in the 1864 Overland Campaign

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                • The Civil War in Four Minutes: The Battle of Gettysburg

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                  Historian Garry Adelman describes the events that took place during the Battle of Gettysburg from July 1-July 3, 1863. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which presents…

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                  • 2012 Civil War Trust Video

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                    The Civil War Trust's 2012 Year End Video, highlighting many of the great accomplishments and events from the current year. Learn more about the Trust at www.civilwar.org.

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                    • Civil War Trust 2011

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                      2011 was a year filled with great accomplishments, events, and new, exciting battlefield preservation campaigns. Watch our online video and relive the many highlights from 2011. www.civilwar.org

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