Battle flag (cropped) of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry during the Battle of Lake Erie against the British, Sep. 10, 1813.
South Carolina’s Civil War Sesquicentennial is on Facebook!
As an aside to discussing recent population shifts in America in general: “It’s fascinating that after all this country has gone through regarding minority acceptance … we still have emphatic debates about the Civil War and whether Lincoln wanted to … Continue reading
Lincoln’s first inaugural address has been much recounted and recanted in the last few days. Most of us are familiar with the story of him having written a draft in Springfield, being careful not to give away too much of … Continue reading