• Manassas National Battlefield Park

    Manassas

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

Groveton Confederate Cemetery

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Congressman Alfred Ely, representing upstate New York, was captured by pursuing Confederates during the retreat after First Manassas. Ely spent five months in Libby Prison in Richmond, before being released. He returned to Washington and published an account of his experience the following year.