Category Archives: Years of Anguish Series

A busy April and May ahead….Years of Anguish and To Freedom

From John Hennessy:  April and May coincide with the 150th Anniversary of the arrival of the Union army in Fredericksburg. Though mightily annoying to white residents, this was a peaceful occupation of the town that would last four months. Despite the … Continue reading

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Years of Anguish I: The Coming Storm. November 20, 2010

This event is free.  Pre-registration is strongly suggested. Click here to register. Here we go. The first of what will surely be dozens of events associated with the Sesquicentennial has been announced.  On November 20, 2010, the Fredericksburg Area Museum, The NPS, … Continue reading

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