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  1. Reactions to the Proclamation

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    Curator of President Lincoln's Cottage Callie Hawkins discusses the reaction to the Emancipation Proclamation during the American Civil War .

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    • Greeley's Letter and the Emancipation Proclamation

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      Kirsti Kenneth of the Newseum in Washington, DC discusses Horace Greeley's August 20, 1862 letter to President Abraham Lincoln in the New York Daily Tribune and its import in the debate over…

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      • Civil War Trust 2010 Annual Conference

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        At Civil War Trust's 2010 Annual Conference in Lexington, Kentucky, President Jim Lighthizer addresses attendees at the Conference's Saturday night banquet.

      • The Battle of Appomattox Court House

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        NPS Historian Patrick Schroeder describes the battles preceding Robert E. Lee's decision to surrender the Army of Northern Virginia at Appomattox Court House on April 9. 1865. Learn more about…

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        • Logo - Lighthizer

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        • History Under Siege 2010

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          Best-selling novelist Jeff Shaara talks about the impact of "walking in the footsteps" of our Civil War heroes and the importance of preserving hallowed ground.

        • Senator Webb at Third Winchester

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        • Second Manassas - Porter's Attack with Jim Burgess

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          Historian Jim Burgess discusses Fitz John Porter's August 30, 1862 Attack on Stonewall Jackson's position in the Unfinished Railroad, a crucial action in the Second Battle of Manassas, Virginia.

        • Our Gettysburg Legacy

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          Filmmaker Ken Burns, author David McCullough, actors Sam Waterston, Matthew Broderick, Stephen Lang, Medal of Honor recipient Paul W. Bucha, President Eisenhower's granddaughter Susan Eisenhower…

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          • The Great Task

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            Filmmaker Ken Burns, author David McCullough, actors Sam Waterston, Matthew Broderick, Stephen Lang, and Medal of Honor recipient Paul W. Bucha recite one of the most famous speeches in American…

          • First Deep Bottom with Bobby Krick

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            Historian Bobby Krick discusses the Battle of First Deep Bottom.

          • 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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