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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150

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Civil War in PA: Commemorative Edition

A special joint issue of Pennsylvania Heritage, Western Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Legacies.

These three award-winning publications have partnered to publish this amazing issue commemorating the Keystone State's role in the Civil War.


Introduction: Remembering the Civil War in Pennsylvania
Andrew E. Masich

The Union's Forgotten First Defenders
John David Hoptak

Waging War Their Own Way: Women and the Civil War in Pennsylvania
Judith Giesberg

The Union League of Philadelphia and the Civil War
Barbara J. Mitnick

Behind the Scenes of the Allegheny Arsenal Explosion
Tom Powers, James Wudarczyk

All's Fair: Philadelphia and the Civil War Sanitary Fair
Richard S. Newman

The "War History" of Corporal Funk
Matt Masich

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