Monthly Archives: September 2012

Your decision on July 1 at 5 PM: What do you do?

Let’s discuss Lee’s decision at the end of Day 1.  Does he stay or go?  Remember, the Union objective was not to defeat Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia in a major battle on Day 1, but to hold Lee’s forces … Continue reading

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Lee’s Objective: Philadelphia????

Here is one for our readers to explore.  We are currently working on a posting about the Map made by Jedediah Hotchkiss, at the orders of Stonewall Jackson in late February, 1863.  Jackson’s order, which was to be kept secret … Continue reading

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