A Snowfall on the Fields of Gettysburg

Perhaps there is not a more hallowed and reverent tract of earth in all of our beloved country than the battlefield at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  Gettysburg is the most famous and important battle of the Civil War and was centered around the quaint market town of the same name. It began as a mere skirmish, but by its […]

John Brown’s Last Big Stand at Harpers Ferry

John Brown believed that he had been chosen by God himself to bring about the end of slavery in America.  Although the raid on Harpers Ferry ended in failure, the actions of this abolitionist  brought the question of slavery to the forefront. The death of this martyr would soon demand an answer from a divided nation. Traveling with […]