Category Archives: Tennessee

Battlefield preservation

A hundred fifty years after the war, groups such as the Tennessee Civil War Preservation Association are still talking about how to preserve the old battlefields from modern development. Hence this meeting scheduled May 13-14 at Lipscomb University in Nashville. … Continue reading

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Remembering the war

Some states are ignoring the Sesquicentennial via one of the oldest forms of advertising, the automobile license plate. Maryland comes to mind, not to mention Texas, though neither hosted near as many major battles as Tennessee (second only to Virginia) … Continue reading

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