Antietam: The Epicenter
Video: War Department
VIDEO | In this War Department™ episode, Garry Adelman discusses the fighting on an unpreserved* parcel at the heart of the Antietam (Sharpsburg) battlefield. Later, members of the Antietam National Battlefield staff comment on the importance of this piece of hallowed ground. *Update: The Civil War Trust preserved this land in 2015, thanks to our members.
Acquire 20 Sacred Acres at Antietam
Today, we are fighting — harder than we have ever had to fight before — a new series of relentless, multi-front battles throughout Virginia for the...
Washington County, MD | September 17, 1862
Result: Union Victory