1. Kaddish for Lincoln

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    from Yeshiva University Museum / Added

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    In the days following Lincoln’s assassination, Jews in many synagogues uttered the traditional kaddish prayer of mourning for him – a remarkable tribute to a non-Jewish leader. Renowned Lincoln scholar…

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    • Remembering the Civil War: Civil War Veterans and Friends

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      from J Mark Lowe / Added

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      Americans have long sought out groups of like-minded people with whom they can share their interests, goals, and achievements. That was true during the Civil War era and in the years following the…

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      • The Mythology of Sherman's March

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        from Carl Jón Denbow / Added

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        Professor Mark Grimsley, Ohio State University history professor, speaks to the General Charles H. Grosvenor Civil War Round Table in Athens, Ohio. In this talk he examines in the light of modern…

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        • 1/2 "Lincoln or Taney: Who had the body?" (Allen C. Guelzo)

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          from Jeffrey Moore / Added

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          Allen Carl Guelzo is the Henry R. Luce III Professor of the Civil War Era at Gettysburg College, where he serves as Director of the Civil War Era Studies Program. Guelzo has been an American Council…

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          • 1/2 "The Constitution, Slavery, and the Nature of the Union" (Paul Moreno)

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            from Jeffrey Moore / Added

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            Paul D. Moreno, Grewcock Professor of History at Hillsdale College in Michigan, is a member of the James Madison Society of the Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University.

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            • 1/2 "The Dred Scott Decision" (Matthew Franck)

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              from Jeffrey Moore / Added

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              Matthew J. Franck is Director of the William E. and Carol G. Simon Center on Religion and the Constitution at the Witherspoon Institute in Princeton. He is Professor Emeritus of Political Science…

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              • 2/2 "What was secession?" (Allen C. Guelzo)

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                from Jeffrey Moore / Added

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                Allen Carl Guelzo is the Henry R. Luce III Professor of the Civil War Era at Gettysburg College, where he serves as Director of the Civil War Era Studies Program. Guelzo has been an American Council…

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                • MHS, Civil War Medicine

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                  from William Hollinger jr / Added

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                  March 8, 2012. Patrick O'Neill is the speaker.

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                  • DERRY City of War, and Peace - David Tereshchuk

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                    from David Tereshchuk / Added

                    DAVID TERESHCHUK traces the troubled history of Derry, a city emblematic of Northern Ireland's protracted violent conflict. For the CBS documentary series "Under Fire'", Tereshchuk talked with prominent…

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                    • More Important Than Gettysburg: The Seven Days Campaign as a Turning Point

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                      from Virginia Historical Society / Added

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                      On July 11, 2012, Gary W. Gallagher delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "More Important Than Gettysburg: The Seven Days Campaign as a Turning Point." Ever since the Civil War ended, it has been a…

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