Civil War-era cast iron casket unearthed in Kinston, N.C. Metal coffins were popular because they kept the smell of decomposition under wraps as soldiers' bodies were often transported a great distance to return home to a family cemetery. by Bluheart
Bluheart
Bluheart Civil War-era cast iron casket unearthed in Kinston, N.C. Metal coffins were popular because they kept the smell of decomposition under wraps as soldiers' bodies were often transported a great distance to return home to a family cemetery.
The way we were.
Monument to fallen Civil War soldiers, Arkansas. by erna
erna
erna Monument to fallen Civil War soldiers, Arkansas.
War
Gettysburg national cemetery, Graves of Ohio civil war soldiers. 150th anniversary. by emilia
emilia
emilia Gettysburg national cemetery, Graves of Ohio civil war soldiers. 150th anniversary.
Places I have been
Unknown Black Confederate soldier... Confederate cemetery. Chattanooga, Tennessee. (Unknown soldiers graves are not unusual from the Civil War nor were black soldiers - they fought on both sides as did Native Americans) by elisabeth
elisabeth
elisabeth Unknown Black Confederate soldier... Confederate cemetery. Chattanooga, Tennessee. (Unknown soldiers graves are not unusual from the Civil War nor were black soldiers - they fought on both sides as did Native Americans)
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Civil War Era Letter by mai
mai
mai Civil War Era Letter
Childrens cakes
Civil War era by mai
mai
mai Civil War era
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Civil war era by hollowquota60507
Civil War era by mai
mai
mai Civil War era
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civil war era caps by mai
mai
mai civil war era caps
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#Civil #War: Union soldiers #History by erna
erna
erna #Civil #War: Union soldiers #History
War
.civil war era by julekinz
julekinz
julekinz .civil war era
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Civil War era foxes.☼ by shauna
shauna
shauna Civil War era foxes.☼
DIY accessories
Civil War Era by Nancy  Brewer
Civil War era. by shauna
2 Confederate Soldiers Civil War by shauna
shauna
shauna 2 Confederate Soldiers Civil War
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Civil war era. by Selkie~gal
Selkie~gal
Selkie~gal Civil war era.
History
reticule civil war era by mai
mai
mai reticule civil war era
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Two 150-year-old dolls have been x-rayed in a bid to discover if they were used by Confederate soldiers to smuggle medical supplies past Union blockades during the U.S. Civil War. by shauna
shauna
shauna Two 150-year-old dolls have been x-rayed in a bid to discover if they were used by Confederate soldiers to smuggle medical supplies past Union blockades during the U.S. Civil War.
DIY accessories
Civil War Soldiers Quilt pattern by erna
erna
erna Civil War Soldiers Quilt pattern
War
Battle of Shiloh, 4/6/1862 Why Some Civil War Soldiers Glowed in the Dark | Even stranger, when troops were moved to field hospitals, those whose wounds glowed had a better survival rate, and their wounds healed more quickly. by jolene
jolene
jolene Battle of Shiloh, 4/6/1862 Why Some Civil War Soldiers Glowed in the Dark | Even stranger, when troops were moved to field hospitals, those whose wounds glowed had a better survival rate, and their wounds healed more quickly.
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Civil War Quilts: Civil War Era Handwork by shauna
shauna
shauna Civil War Quilts: Civil War Era Handwork
DIY accessories
"Abandoned Church" (Civil War Era) by sylvia alvarez
sylvia alvarez
sylvia alvarez "Abandoned Church" (Civil War Era)
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Rare Civil War Photos Wives and children sometimes followed their husbands to war, particularly in the early period of the conflict. “(The soldiers) were in the camp, and the women and the kids were right there. by alyssa
alyssa
alyssa Rare Civil War Photos Wives and children sometimes followed their husbands to war, particularly in the early period of the conflict. “(The soldiers) were in the camp, and the women and the kids were right there.
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"Abandoned Church" (Civil War Era) by Gmomma
Gmomma
Gmomma "Abandoned Church" (Civil War Era)
Abandoned houses and buildings
Soldiers Marching into Battle. Civil War. by corrine
corrine
corrine Soldiers Marching into Battle. Civil War.
Color Studies
civil war era  1860's by melba
melba
melba civil war era 1860's
PLAY
Two United States soldiers storm a bunker past the bodies of two German soldiers during World War I. Digitally restored. by gilda
gilda
gilda Two United States soldiers storm a bunker past the bodies of two German soldiers during World War I. Digitally restored.
Eats and Treats
An electric blue Civil War era silk day dress. The color of this dress is truly extraordinary, and seems to have been quite popular in the by colette
colette
colette An electric blue Civil War era silk day dress. The color of this dress is truly extraordinary, and seems to have been quite popular in the
weddings
Iron Man Cocktail Recipe to celebrate Captain America: Civil War by nellie
nellie
nellie Iron Man Cocktail Recipe to celebrate Captain America: Civil War
Home and Decor Ideas
13 Stars, 1864. Andersonville Prison Memorial of W. H. Courtney, A Co., 12th New York Volunteers, 1864. One of the most personal and poignant relics to have survived the American Civil War, this flag was present in Andersonville Prison and commemorates the death of Private William Courtney on July 14, 1864. A more detailed description of the flag can be found here. Small parade flags such as this were often carried by Union soldiers in their uniforms or between the pages of their bibles. T... by maude
maude
maude 13 Stars, 1864. Andersonville Prison Memorial of W. H. Courtney, A Co., 12th New York Volunteers, 1864. One of the most personal and poignant relics to have survived the American Civil War, this flag was present in Andersonville Prison and commemorates the death of Private William Courtney on July 14, 1864. A more detailed description of the flag can be found here. Small parade flags such as this were often carried by Union soldiers in their uniforms or between the pages of their bibles. T...
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French 370mm RailwayHowitzer 1917 --a large artillery piece, often surplus naval ordnance, mounted on, transported by, and fired from a specially designed railway wagon. Many countries have built railway guns, but the best known are the large Krupp-built pieces used by Germany in World War I and World War II. Smaller guns were often part of an armoured train. by annabelle
annabelle
annabelle French 370mm RailwayHowitzer 1917 --a large artillery piece, often surplus naval ordnance, mounted on, transported by, and fired from a specially designed railway wagon. Many countries have built railway guns, but the best known are the large Krupp-built pieces used by Germany in World War I and World War II. Smaller guns were often part of an armoured train.
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