Federal outer line, Nashville, 1864 [[MORE]] “ Photograph of the War in the West. These photographs are of Hood before Nashville. Continuing his policy of the offensive at any cost, Gen. Hood brought his reduced army before the defenses of.
Back of a Valentine found in a home in Gettysburg after the armies left: July Mr. Yankee, Your house is not torn up at all, compared with way your Soldier did at Fredericksburg. I only killed one goose & took one pair stocking.
theoddmentemporium: Bullet in a Bible A soldier during the Civil War had his life saved by the Bible in his pocket. He wrote to President Lincoln about it, and the President sent him a replacement with the Presidential signature.
Pennsylvania Civil War 150 FB page: This photo, from the collection of the Union Veterans of the Civil War, shows Alice Carey Risley, the last surviving Civil War battlefield nurse, receiving a kiss from a veteran.
July) Dead Union soldiers at Devil's Den - Gettysburg, PA.The Library of Congress identifies this series of photos as having been staged by live Union soldiers on November 1863 (the battle was in July).