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  1. Episode 5 - Cheatham Hill Clip

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  2. Battle of South Mountain

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    Director of History and Education Garry Adelman summarizes the September 14, 1862 Battle of South Mountain

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    • The First State of the Union Address

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      Dr. Douglas Bradburn describes George Washington's 1790 State of the Union Address - the very first State of the Union for the United States. Learn more about this historic, precedent setting…

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      • Cold Harbor 2013

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        NPS historian Bobby Krick discusses the fighting on the six-acre parcel the Civil War Trust is currently working to save at Cold Harbor.

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        • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Soldier Life

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          Historian Doug Ullman describes the day to day life of Civil War soldiers. 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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          • An Artist's Story: Civil War Drawings by Edwin Forbes

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            In 1862, twenty-three-year-old Edwin Forbes joined a corps of artists sent to Virginia to capture scenes of the war that would illustrate the pages of Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper. Forbes…

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            • Aftermath (An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia)

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              This video was featured as the concluding video in the exhibition, An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia. An American Turning Point was a signature program of the Virginia Sesquicentennial…

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              • Year of Meteors: Stephen Douglas, Abraham Lincoln, and the Election that Brought on the Civil War

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                On March 24, 2011, Douglas R. Egerton delivered a Banner Lecture entitled Year of Meteors: Stephen Douglas, Abraham Lincoln, and the Election that Brought on the Civil War. In Year of Meteors, Douglas…

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                • 1861: The Civil War Awakening By Adam Goodheart

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                  With his new book, 1861: The Civil War Awakening, Adam Goodheart revisits the most turbulent and consequential year in American history. In the hands of a master storyteller, we relive a time that…

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                  • The Story of Virginia - The Civil War 1865

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                    This video highlights some of the important events that took place during the Civil War in 1865.

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                    • The Story of Virginia - The Civil War 1862

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                      This video highlights some of the important events that took place during the Civil War in 1862.

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                      • Virginia Historical Society

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                        Does war justify laws against sedition if they also curtail freedom of speech? How would you feel about fighting a war to free slaves when you didn't own any, and yet wealthy slaveholders received…

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