The annual Civil War Symposium in Jefferson, Texas, will take place on Saturday, August 6, at the City of Jefferson Convention and Visitors Center, 305
The most terrible battle of the war to-date begins as the Confederate Army of Mississippi swarms upon unsuspecting Federals in southwestern Tennessee.
Letter from David Ash, Company B, 37th Illinois Volunteer Infantry, three days after the Battle of Pea Ridge.
A naval duel off Hampton Roads, Virginia, marks the first time in history that two ironclad warships do battle.
Federal forces advance into Tennessee following the fall of Fort Donelson and seize the first Confederate state capital of the war.
Henry H. Sibley’s Confederate Army of New Mexico begins its mission to conquer the New Mexico Territory, culminating in a fight for a ford on the Rio Grande.