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Apr 11, 2011, 09:30 ET 500 Civil War Soldiers and Civilians March in Philadelphia to Commemorate 150th Anniversary of the War

On April 15, 1861 President Lincoln called for volunteers to defend Washington, and three days later the first Philadelphians left for the capital....


Nov 11, 2010, 11:25 ET Civil War 150th Plans Announced; Philadelphia Mayor Honored

The Civil War History Consortium of Greater Philadelphia will present its History Leadership Award to Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter at a...