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Addressing Gettysburg

Jan 27, 2020

Ranger John Heiser talks about the Battle of Gettysburg's neglected heroes: The Army Mules.

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Jan 27, 2020

Everyone is a "phan" of Steve Phan. He visited Gettysburg on January 25 to deliver a lecture about the role the Civil War Defenses of Washington played in the Gettysburg Campaign. Did you know that some of the units that fought here were pulled from the forts to join the Army of the Potomac? 

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Jan 24, 2020

Licensed Battlefield Guide and Author Tim Smith presents lectures at the Farnsworth House on Sundays during the Winter. On this episode, Tim sits down with Matt and goes through the topics yet-to-be-covered in his lectures. 

Just some of the topics we touch on here are:

-Jennie Wade (January 26)

- Pender's Assault on...

Jan 20, 2020

Kent Gramm received his PhD in Creative Writing and American Literature at the University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee). He has taught American studies, American literature, and creative writing in Germany as well as in the U.S. He directs the annual Seminary Ridge Symposium in Gettysburg and has published several...

Jan 16, 2020

LBG Jim Pangburn (of the Patreon episode "The March North" fame) joins us for his first ask a guide. 


Some of the topics covered in this episode are:

-Are there instances of officers having to kill or maim their soldiers in order to get them to fight?

-What are some good ways to study weaponry?

-The 24th Michigan vs....