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!
How many of you baseball fans knew that Abner Doubleday not only invented baseball but that he was also a key officer for the Union at Fort Sumter during the crisis of 1860-1861? If you said, “I did!” then you’ve … 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