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Bull Shoals Historical Society & Museum
Bull Shoals, Arkansas

This museum interprets the history of Bull Shoals, Ark., "The Best Little Town by a Dam

California State Military Museum
Sacramento, California

With exhibits on every war from the Civil War to the current wars in Iraq and Afghanist

Camp Floyd/stagecoach Inn State Park Museum
Fairfield, Utah

Camp Floyd / Stagecoach Inn State Park Museum is Utah's link with the Civil War.

Camp Moore
Kentwood, Louisiana

In May 1861, the site for the camp was selected and the troops began to arrive.

Carnton Plantation And Battlefield
Franklin, Tennessee

Carnton was built in 1826 by

Carter House
Franklin, Tennessee

The modest brick home was commandeered to be used as the Federal Command Post while the

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park And Museum
Cass, West Virginia

Nestled in the mountains of West Virginia, Cass Scenic Railroad State Park offers excur

Cedar Creek National Historical Park
Middletown, Virginia

At the time of European contact American Indian groups, including Piedmont Siouans, Cat

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal
Washington, District Of Columbia

In the 19th century the C&O Canal provided jobs and opportunities for people throug

Chickamauga And Chattanooga National Military Park
Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia

In 1863, Union and Confederate forces fought for control of Chattanooga, the gateway to

Chimborazo Medical Museum
Richmond, Virginia

The city was flooded with casualties after the first battle of Manassas during the Civi

City Point Early History Museum At St. Dennis Chapel
Hopewell, Virginia

This local museum documents the history of Hopewell, Virginia.

Civil War Museum
Kenosha, Wisconsin

Through state-of-the-art museum technology, life-size dioramas, and interactive engagin

Civil War Museum At Tredegar Iron Works
Richmond, Virginia

Tredegar was the main production site for Confederate War material, and its five surviv

Clarksburg Downtown Historical District
Clarksburg, West Virginia

Clarksburg was the birthplace of Stonewall Jackson.

Clyde Heritage League: Mcpherson Home
Clyde, Ohio

General James B.

Collierville Historic District
Collierville, Tennessee

The Historic District Merchants Association was founded in 1996 by the many independent

Confederate Memorial Museum And Cemetery
Atoka, Oklahoma

From pre-historic bones, the Choctaw Trail of Tears and a stop on the Butterfield Stage

Confederate Memorial State Historic Site
Higginsville, Missouri

The Civil War may have ended in 1865, but vivid memories of the "Lost Cause" lived on f

Cotton Gin Park
Franklin, Tennessee

This one acre historic park is a monument to the assault on the Cotton Gin during the B

Cottonlandia Museum
Greenwood, Mississippi

The archaeology collection, on loan from the L.B.

Cross County Historical Society
Wynne, Arkansas

The extensive archival collection held by this local history organization allows visito

Danville Museum Of Fine Arts And History
Danville, Virginia

This 1857 Italian Villa house is best known as the Last Capitol of the Confederacy, but

David Wills House
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

The Civil War came to the doorstep of the Wills home in 1863.

Donaldsonville Historic District
Donaldsonville, Louisiana

The Donaldsonville Historic District is located on the west bank of the Mississippi Riv

Dr. Samuel A. Mudd House
Waldorf, Maryland

The home of Dr. Samuel A.

Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park
Hillsboro, West Virginia

Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park is located in the Greenbrier River Valley north o

Drum Barracks Civil War Museum
Wilmington, California

The Drum Barracks Civil War Museum is housed in the last remaining wooden building of D

Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture
Salisbury, Maryland

The Center is open to all scholars, historians and genealogists of all skill levels wit

Executive Mansion
Springfield, Illinois

Carefully restored in 1971, the building houses many treasures.

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