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U.S. Civil War Sites"The Civil War in Pleasant Hill" - Pleasant Hill, Mo.

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This sign, in Depot Park, details some of the Civil War incidents around Pleasant Hill, Mo. The sign is located at the western end of the park which is at Roadway Street, Veterans Parkway, and Paul Street in Pleasant Hill, Mo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/4/2015

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesGrant's Pursuit - Appomattox, VA

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The site where Grant charged Lee, in the last moments of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/31/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War Sites"Message of Peace" - Appomattox, VA

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Near the site of where Grant made a rough draft of his terms of surrender.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/31/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesBattle of Appomattox Station - Appomattox, VA

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One of the last few battle sites of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/31/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesA Strategic Delay - Appomattox, VA

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One of the last defenses made by Union before the war ended hours later.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesLast at Appomattox - Appomattox, VA

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A monument marks the site of where W.R.Cox of Grimes Division fired The Last shot of the American Civil War on April 9, 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesOld Appomattox Court House - Appomattox, VA

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The original site that the Civil War was planned to be ended in, but because it was closed on Sundays, it was moved a few hundred feet to the nearby McLean House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: 4/7/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesWartime Landscape - Appomattox, VA

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Where Lee's army marched in defeat to the nearby court house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesAppomattox - Appomattox, VA

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A marker marking the Battle of Appomattox Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesRichmond-Lynchburg Stage Road - Appomattox, VA

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This is the road that General Lee planned to escape from the north, but eventually used it to go to the Appomattox Court House to end the war.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesMcLean House - Appomattox, VA

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The place where the Civil War officially ended.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesClover Hill Tavern - Appomattox, VA

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In this tavern, printing of paroles for Confederate soldiers shortly after their surrender here on April 9, 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: 4/7/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesSwan Tavern - Yorktown, VA

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Here is where munition was stored by Union forces.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/27/2014

last visited: 4/1/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesBlue Parrot Bistro - Private Residence - Field Hospital - Gettysburg, PA

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According to the web site for the Blue Parrot Bistro that currently occupies the building, this building was a private residence at the time of the Battle of Gettysburg that housed many surgeons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/21/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesSt. Francis Xavier School -- Vicksburg MS

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St. Francis Xavier School was founded by the Roman Catholic Sisters of Mercy order in 1860. During the siege of Vicksburg, the building was converted into a field hospital for injured soldiers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: 10/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesPowder magazine -- Old Warren Co. Courthouse, Vicksburg MS

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An underground man-made cave dug into the side of a hill in downtown Vicksburg by Union Army Soldiers to store their supply of black gunpowder during the occupation of the city

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: 10/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesOld Warren Co. Courthouse -- Vicksburg MS

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On 04 July 1863, the Confederate flag was replaced with the United States flag on top of the old Warren County Courthouse in Vicksburg. At that instant, everyone knew the siege was over.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: 10/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesDuff Green House -- Vicksburg MS

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The Duff Green Mansion near downtown Vicksburg is on the US National Register of Historic Places, and served as a field hospital for BOTH sides during the siege of Vicksburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: 10/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesCivil War Winter Encampment Sites 1861-1862 - Leesburg, Virginia

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Site where Confederate soldiers spent the winter of 1861-1862 near Leesburg, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/7/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesBattle at Picacho Memorial, Picacho, Arizona

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This is a memorial to the 1st California Cavalry Volunteers who fought in the Civil War Battle at Picacho, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tugies

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/6/2014

last visited: 3/21/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesWashington County Courthouse - Ransom- Hagerstown, Maryland

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The earlier Washington County Courthouse was site of an interesting transaction during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/30/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesLyceum - Hagerstown, Maryland

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Marker for former building which was a hospital for both sides during the Civil War in Hagerstown, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/30/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesSt John's Lutheran Church - Hagerstown, Maryland

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Marker with information about the role the church played in the Civil War in Hagerstown, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/29/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesFt. Stevens State Park - Hammond, OR

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Constructed in 1863-64 during the Civil War as an earthwork battery, located on the south shore of the mouth of the Columbia River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dkestrel

location: Oregon

date approved: 1/13/2014

last visited: 1/13/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesSparks Shot Tower - Philadelphia, PA

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The Sparks Shot Tower produced shot during the Civil War, running at full capacity.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/8/2013

last visited: 3/13/2009

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