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Historical timeline of the Civil War and Antietam's connection to secession
Learn more about tactics on the battlefield and the horrors of war from personal accounts
- Find out how battle and its aftermath affected the citizens of Sharpsburg
- Discover how the battle affected enslaved people through the Emancipation Proclamation and more
- Read about the history of the battlefield as a park and a place of remembrance
Stories of Conflict connected to the MD Campaign
Stories of Terror related to the MD Campaign.
Stories of Survival during the MD Campaign.
Stories of Freedom related to the MD Campaign
Stories related to the Memory of the MD Campaign
Last updated: September 15, 2023
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