Recap of Another Prosperous Year for the Civil War Trust
2017: Year in Review
VIDEO | Recap of another amazing year for the American Battlefield Trust (formerly the Civil War Trust) thanks to the support of our members, as we have now saved 48,000 acres of Civil War, Revolutionary War and War of 1812 battlefields.
Check out the highlights of our news conference from December 6, 2017, as we announced the preservation of 20 acres of land from the Battle of Upperville. Governor of Virginia Terry McAuliffe serves as the keynote speaker.
Highlights of U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke's trip to Antietam on July 5, 2017, where he announced $7.2 million for battlefield preservation and an additional donation to restore parts of the Antietam battlefield.
Recap of Campaign 1776's (now known as the Revolutionary War Trust, a division of the American Battlefield Trust) news conference on September 15, 2017, announcing the saving of a crucial piece of land on the Brandywine battlefield.