An Illinois Soldier in the Civil War

Being able to look and see what our past was really like is one facet of the history of our country that can be very rewarding. The ability to read contemporary accounts of events and look at pictures can give a very “you are there” feeling to an event, and help one to understand what truly went on. Learning from the past is how we plan for the future.

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An Illinois Soldier in the Civil War

Being able to look and see what our past was really like is one facet of the history of our country that can be very rewarding. The ability to read contemporary accounts of events and look at pictures can give a very “you are there” feeling to an event, and help one to understand what … Read more…

An Iowa Soldier in the Civil War

Being able to look and see what our past was really like is one facet of the history of our country that can be very rewarding. The ability to read contemporary accounts of events and look at pictures can give a very “you are there” feeling to an event, and help one to understand what … Read more…

An Illinois Soldier in the Civil War

Being able to look and see what our past was really like is one facet of the history of our country that can be very rewarding. The ability to read contemporary accounts of events and look at pictures can give a very “you are there” feeling to an event, and help one to understand what … Read more…

Grant’s Farm

Over the years of the Family Site of the Day, sites of a common theme or topic have proven to be popular with visitors. One of the more popular were sites related to the men who have led our country throught the best of times and the worst of times. With all that has gone … Read more…