Tag: Civil War
Ken Burns’ latest film explores Lincoln’s speech through the lens of a small school in Vermont.
Tuesday marks 150 years since the Civil War began when Confederates in Charleston, S.C., opened their bombardment of Fort Sumter. You might think of it as a years-long fight of North and South, but as it turns out the West played a vital role as well. “A lot of Anglos from Tennessee and Louisiana had […]