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4:39 am on Tuesday October 12, 2010

Commemorating the Civil War 150 years later (updated x2)

Image by Flickr user lapstrake Update August 30: The Post and Courier has an update on the plans that are finally coming together for the celebration here in Charleston of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Naturally, there will be tons of...
4:36 am on Tuesday October 12, 2010

Charleston looks to be first in planning 150th anniversary of Civil War

Image by Flickr user jnyemb Fort Sumter, is there any more iconic Civil War spot?In December 1860, Charleston was at the forefront of history when it seceded from the Union putting in motion events that lead to the Civil War in April 1861. As we...