Monthly Archives: February 2012

February 1862, Forts Fall, Rumsellers Revolt, and Grant Earns His Nickname

By Gary Farrow, Danville Historical Society The North Star reported that things were looking up for the North. The Union Navy secured another victory and a bearded, soft-spoken small man from the West appeared on the scene to accomplish what … Continue reading

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Link to new Thaddeus Stevens video

To view a short historical video on the Caledonia Iron works in Pennsylvania, which was owned by Thaddeus Stevens, click on this here

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