The Civil War and the battles at Manassas forever changed the history and trajectory of the landscape and people of the region. Learn more about the effect of the war on Manassas by exploring the stories presented below.
Winter Camp at Manassas
Learn about the Confederate winter encampment on the battlefield during the winter of 1861-1862
The Thornberry Children
Learn about the Thornberry children's experience and a photo taken of them in March 1862
Sullivan Ballou Letter
Learn about Rhode Island officer Sullivan Ballou and a letter he wrote to his wife on the eve of battle
Last updated: August 31, 2023