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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