Hot Off the Presses: Remembering the Civil War
Our Fall 2013 special issue commemorates the Sesquicentennial of the Civil War. Featuring essays on the birth of photojournalism at the Battle of Antietam, the struggle over history and memory in the pages of Confederate Veteran Magazine, a historian’s-eye-view of Charleston’s Secession gala, poetry from the U.S. Poet Laureate, Civil War remembrances from the Southern Oral History Program, and much more.
Photo: City Point, Virginia, 1865. Soldier guarding 12-pdr. Napoleon. Civil War glass negative collection (Library of Congress).