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'Do not forsake us': Letter written by a peeved Abraham Lincoln donated to presidential museum in Springfield, Ill. @ALPLM
Witness to history: William & Mary digitizes diary of young Yankee soldier held captive on campus. He writes that he saw the Monitor and Merrimack after their famous clash, and a observation balloon during the Peninsula campaign.
Behind every Civil War picture there is a story, sometimes hard to find. Author Ron Coddington is a detective on the case.
CSS Georgia: Documentary goes deep into story of the Savannah ironclad that kept its secrets under water for 150 years.  @SavannahCorps @OldFortJackson @FortPulaskiNPS
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