Monthly Archives: December 2014

Endangered Civil War Battlefields And Other Wars To Be Saved

By |2015-01-13T02:34:44-05:00December 13th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Congress enacted landmark Legislation this week to preserve America's endangered battlefields, expanding the existing program to provide grants for the acquisition of land at Revolutionary War and War of 1812 battlefields. The legislation reauthorizes the Civil War Battlefield Preservation program, a [...]

The Zouaves in the War Between the States

By |2018-01-15T16:19:13-05:00December 9th, 2014|Uncategorized|

The Zouave regiments of both North and South during the War Between the States are depicted in many paintings and pictures. The name and  uniforms were  North African-inspired. There were about 70 volunteer Zouave regiments in the Union army and about [...]