• Feet in the Street!

    Fort Dupont Park

    District of Columbia

People

Civil War Defenses of Washington:

John Gross Barnard

Rear Admiral Samuel Francis Dupont

Contrabands

Freeman Village

Post Civil War:

Senator James McMillan

The Civilian Conservation Corps

Did You Know?

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Battleground National Cemetery is aptly named. The cemetery grounds were part of the battlefield when Confederate troops under the command of Gen. Jubal Early attacked Washington, D.C. on July 11 – 12, 1864