VIDEO | In our War Department™ Antietam episode, hear our experts discuss and analyze the cause, course, and consequences of the Battle of Antietam. Featuring Park Ranger Keith Snyder as well as the Trust's own Garry Adelman, this episode covers the varying command styles displayed on the battlefield and answers the age-old question: who won the battle?
In this War Department™ episode, Garry Adelman interviews National Park Service Rangers as they share stories of the Battle of Monocacy. This battle, fought July 9, 1864, bought invaluable time for the defenses of Washington, D.C. to be improved in response to a daring Confederate raid.
In this War Department™ episode, Garry Adelman discusses the fighting on an this now preserved 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.
VIDEO | Historian Garry Adelman provides a brief overview of the major battles and key turning points of the Civil War in 1862. This video is part of the American Battlefield Trust's In4 video series, which presents short videos on basic Civil War topics.
American Battlefield Trust Director of History and Education Garry Adelman visits the North-South Skirmish Association's Spring Nationals. At the event, participants live fire Civil War era weapons, from revolvers to artillery, competitively.
Historian Garry Adelman describes the progression of the battles in the Eastern Theater throughout the Civil War. This video is part of the American Battlefield Trust's In4 video series, which presents short videos on basic Civil War topics.
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