1. 70,000 Rebel Soldiers Leave Frederick

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    Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org On September 11, 1862, Jacob Engelbrecht muses that the Rebels behaved themselves and the Frederick citizens treated them well…

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    • Frederick Ladies Devoted to the Cause of Our Country

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      Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org On February 9th, 1869, Mary Quantrill recounts the story of the day she positioned herself on her front porch to view the passing…

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      • The Ballad of Barbara Fritchie is False

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        Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org According to Jacob Engelbrecht “the 'Barbara Fritchie' exploit, as put in poetry by John G. Whittier in regard…

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        • Barbara Fritchie's and Stonewall Jackson's Paths Do Not Cross

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          Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org Henry Kyd Douglas tells that the incident with Barbara Fritchie and Stonewall Jackson as described in the poem by John Greenleaf…

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          • "The Ballad of Barbara Fritchie" by John Greenleaf Whittier

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            Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org “The Ballad of Barbara Fritchie” by John Greenleaf Whittier recounts what may be a fictional tale of how Barbara Fritchie…

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            • Frederick's Southern Sympathizers Greet the Confederate Generals

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              Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org On September 9, 1862, Catherine Markell and the southern sympathetic citizens of Frederick visit with Generals Lee, Jackson and…

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              • General Lee's Invitation to Join the Army

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                Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org On September 8, 1862, General Robert E. Lee encourages Southern people to join the army stating that no intimidation will be allowed.…

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                • Stonewall Jackson Sleeps through the Sermon at Frederick's Presbyterian Church

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                  Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org Henry Kyd Douglas took General Stonewall Jackson to church where pastor Dr. Daniel Zacharias ended his sermon by praying for the…

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                  • Confederate Soldiers Make Themselves at Home in Frederick, Maryland

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                    Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org On September 7, 1862, Catherine Markell describes the comings and goings of the Confederate soldiers in Frederick, Maryland. She…

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                    • Colonel Bradley T. Johnson Issues Proclamation: Marylanders Rise and Defend!

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                      Maryland's Heart of the Civil War www.heartofthecivilwar.org On September 8th, 1862, Confederate Colonel Bradley T. Johnson issues a proclamation inciting Marylanders to rise in their own…

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