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The Civil War

Civil War 150th: Richmond commemorates end of war and visit by Lincoln

An estimated 2,000 people watched the ceremony. More than 400 followed Lincoln’s steps in morning and afternoon tours.

THEN-AND-NOW PHOTOGRAPHIC TOUR OF CIVIL WAR RICHMOND

Pins on map mark places where Civil War photos of Richmond were taken. Click on each pin to see what the photographer saw in 1865.

Civil War 150th: On this date in 1865

HDQR’S DEPT. OF VIRGINIA,

Civil War 150th: On this date in 1865

Richmond, Va., April 12, 1865.

Behind the Lines: A Civil War blog by Katherine Calos

‘I know not how we live at all’

Civil War 150th: On this date in 1865

Another Great Battle Fought.

Civil War 150th: On this date in 1865

THE SURRENDER OF GEN. LEE.

'Bells Across the Land' among Civil War commemorative events

THURSDAY, APRIL 2

Behind the Lines: A Civil War blog by Katherine Calos

‘I know not how we live at all’

Civil War 150th: Richmond commemorates end of war and visit by Lincoln

An estimated 2,000 people watched the ceremony. More than 400 followed Lincoln’s steps in morning and afternoon tours.

LATEST FROM THE NORTH.

Northern papers of the 3d have been received, from which we make the following extracts:

Josiah Gorgas describes events of April 3, 1865

Recollections of Josiah Gorgas, chief of Confederate ordnance

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