Members of the Hecker Camp #443, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War visited the Illinois Military Museum. April 15, 2017.
https://www.battlefields.org/learn/biographies/abraham-lincoln?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=Description&utm_campaign=Your%20State%20in%20the%20Civil%20War%3A%20Illinois https://www.battlefields.org/learn/biographies/john-logan?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=Description&utm_campaign=Your%20State%20in%20the%20Civil%20War%3A%20Illinois https://www.battlefields.org/visit/heritage-sites/camp-butler-national-cemetery?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=Description&utm_campaign=Your%20State%20in%20the%20Civil%20War%3A%20Illinois Did you know that Illinois contributed the fourth highest number of men to the war effort? Join Illinois native Garry Adelman from the American Battlefield Trust as he discusses the overwhelming presence of Illinoisans in the Civil War. Watch now to discover how many men from Illinois fought during the American Civil War and learn about the contributions of Illinois soldiers during the Battles of Vicksburg, Gettysburg, Shiloh, and many more!
Visualized American Civil War Regimental Colors
The confederate flag is a controversial symbol. What it means has changed over time and can depend on who you are and where you come from. And to further complicate this, there wasn't just one confederate flag--there were dozens--and the flag we've come to know as the confederate flag has a history as complicated as it is contentious. Learn more about the Civil War at PBS Learning Media http://pbslearningmedia.org/teachcivilwar For a more dramatic take on the Civil War, check out Mercy Street on PBS http://www.pbs.org/mercy-street Special Thanks to: John Coski and the American Civil War Museum https://acwm.org/ John Coski’s Book http://www.amazon.com/The-Confederate-Battle-Flag-Embattled/dp/0674019830 ►Subscribe: http://youtube.com/thegoodstuff ►Let us know what you think of our show!: http://bit.ly/1PrBmTj ►Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thegoodstuff ►Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/goodstuffshow ►Follow us on instagram: goodstuffshow ►Like us on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/thegoodstuffshow Digital street team: http://goodstuffshow.com/digitalstreetteam Sign up for our mailing list: http://eepurl.com/bnSOcH Time Capsule is made in association with PBS Learning Media. In each video we will take a look at the past, and find out how what happened way back then made what happens in the here and now possible! __________________________________________________________________ Music by: Todd Umhoefer (Old Earth) http://oldearthcontact.bandcamp.com/ Kevin MacLeod http://incompetech.com/ Image/Video Credits: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Ek4e5cHXD0vOhCPOdikwd3OqffO45_bMfp4vtG3Xk-E/edit?usp=sharing
The milestone marks the near-completion of a three-year renovation project at the Minnesota State Capitol, Pat Kessler reports (2:18). WCCO 4 News At 6 – December 22, 2016
The restoration of two Civil War era flags once used by the C.O. Loomis Post, No. 2 of the G.A.R. (Grand Army of the Republic). The flags and other Civil War artifacts have been housed in the Quincy Public Library since 1929. The restoration and preservation of the original National Colors of the 122nd New York. In all, eleven flags housed at the Onondaga County Courthouse were sent out for preservation. Click on image for larger view.
Tattered from proud service in the battles of Antietam, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg, the U.S. and regimental flags of the 1st Delaware Volunteer Infantry have been in the collections of the Delaware Historical Society since 1884. They provide a precious direct connection to the brave Delaware soldiers who fought for the UNION in the CIVIL WAR. Visit http://dehistory.org/rally-round-the-flags for even more information and to see how you can help save these Civil War flags.
Robert Hutchinson, captain of Company C of the 6th Minnesota Voluntary Infantry, brought back the company battle flag after the Civil War. The flag has been donated to the Rice County Historical Society. If you’re new, Subscribe! → https://youtube.com/user/KDHLRadio Go here → http://kdhlradio.com Like us → https://facebook.com/kdhlradio Follow us → https://twitter.com/kdhlradio Get our newsletter → http://kdhlradio.com/registration For any licensing requests please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Illinois Military Museum flag conservator Alex Dixon describes the process being used to preserve the Civil War flag of the 53rd Illinois Infantry.