Civil War

Discover New Market’s preserved battlefield treasures

March 17, 2016

When it comes to Civil War reenactments, New Market Battlefield State Historical Park is unique. Unlike battlefields in national parks, the engagement portrayed at New Market has, for decades, been conducted on the actual ground […]

Civil War

Civil War Trust commemorates Gettysburg Address

November 19, 2015

This week, Civil War Trust commemorates one of the most significant moments in American history. Following the Battle of Gettysburg, President Abraham Lincoln delivered “a few short remarks” at the dedication of a National Cemetery in […]

Civil War

On the Radio: Frederick’s most haunted

October 26, 2015

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of Oct. 25, 2015: Visit one of Frederick, Maryland’s self-described “most […]