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Thursday, August 23, 2012

September/October 2012 Update

Our September/October issue is in the mail! Everyone should receive their issue within a week or so depending on the post office. The deadline for the November/December 2012 issue is September 1.

Monday, August 6, 2012

September/October 2012 Issue

Our September-October 2012 edition was sent to the printer on August 2! Dr. Clyde Wilson returns with another in our Sesquicentennial Series titled R.E. Lee and the American Union. Our cover story is the restoration efforts at Richmond’s Oakwood Cemetery. Read about a donation of a Confederate battlefield near Mobile to a local camp, plus all of our usual features.