ECW Week in Review April 1-7

April has opened here at Emerging Civil War. Preparations for the Symposium continue (tickets are available here) along with our first pop-up tour (you may reserve your spot here). As always, our authors have been hard at work with more great material. You may click on the links below to read each post.

Sarah Bierle observed April Fool’s Day in Gettysburg.

Frank Jastrzembski wrote about Gen. Thomas Davies.

Dan Davis wrote about a forgotten chapter in the history of the cavalry corps of the Army of the Potomac.

Dan Welch shared preservation news from our friends at the Georgia Battlefields Association regarding an endangered River Line Shoupade.

Guest author Sean Michael Chick wrote about Drewry’s Bluff. Kristen Pawlak discussed the Mississippi River Squadron.

We also announced our April and May presentations.

Our March newsletter is also available.