American History

These are the passionate and poignant letters from General George E. Pickett, C.S.A. written to his wife, Sally. These letters reveal intimate details of Pickett's personal life, as well as…

William G. Stevenson was a Kentuckian, loyal to the Union, who endured 13 months of enforced service in the Confederate army.

At daybreak on April 6, 1862, Confederate forces launched a bold suprise attack on the Union army, encamped in southwestern Tennesse. These are detailed and moving first-hand accounts, from generals…

We have no time machine with which to visit the America of 1861, but Captain Dunaway's narrative shines a light back through the mists of time to show what we…

These are detailed and moving first-hand accounts from seven historically prominent witnesses to Robert E. Lee's surrender of the Army of Nothern Virginia at Appomattox.