In Their Own Words
Read on, and see through the eyes of those who were there.
Click here to read President Abraham Lincoln's letter to General Philip Sheridan about the Army of the Shenandoah's victory at Cedar Creek.
Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database
Looking for more information on soldiers or sailors from the Civil War? The National Park Service has an extensive database is available at its Civil War Soldiers and Sailors website.
Did You Know?
Did you know that country music sensation Patsy Cline was born in Winchester, Virginia? She was the first female solo singer inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.