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  1. Trace Adkins - Support the Civil War Trust

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    Civil War Trust Board Member Trace Adkins talks about the great importance in saving and preserving our American Civil War battlefields. To learn more about the Civil War Trust please visit: www.civilwar.org

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    • The Civil War in Four Minutes: The Gettysburg Address

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      Historian Jared Frederick explains the main points of President Lincoln's address and what the speech meant to Americans. This video is part of the Civil War Trust's In4 video series, which…

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      • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Naval Tech

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        Historian Roger Bailey discusses the revolution in naval weapons and propulsion that took place before the Civil War, and the rise of ironclads, torpedoes, and submarines in the wartime navies.

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        • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Battlefield Death

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          Historian Pete Carmichael describes the process of finding, burying, and reburying the dead after battles. He also discusses the significance of having a "decent burial," and efforts to…

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          • Appomattox: The Surrender

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            NPS historian Ernie Price describes the surrender meeting between Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House on April 9, 1865. Learn more about Appomattox Court House at our page:…

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            • The Mission of the Civil War Trust

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              Learn more about the threats facing our Civil War battlefields and the Civil War Trust's mission to save as much of this threatened heritage as we can. Join us! www.civilwar.org

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              • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Battlefields

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                The Civil War Trust's Director of History and Education, Garry Adelman, describes the significance of America's Civil War battlefields. Part of the Civil War in4 video series.

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                • Portrait Photography in the Civil War

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                  Director of Education Garry Adelman and Frank Goodyear, Curator at the National Portrait Gallery discuss the major types of portrait photos found in the Civil War era and the advancement of photography…

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                  • Teachers Institute - Hari Jones

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                    Hari Jones from the African-American Civil War Memorial discusses the important role that African-Americans played within the Union Army.

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                    • The Civil War in Four Minutes: Winfield Scott

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                      Historian Gary Gallagher describes the great, yet often overlooked, General Winfield Scott and the impacts his strategies ultimately had upon the American Civil War. This video is part of the Civil…

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

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                        Historian Eric Jacobson discusses the significance of the War in the West. 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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                        • Greatest Charges of the Civil War

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                          Civil War Trust Director of Education Garry Adelman introduces the subject of the greatest charges of the Civil War. To learn more: www.civilwar.org/greatestcharges

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