Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Appomattox Podcast New Online

Our 16th podcast is a great tour of Appomattox Court House, just in time for the 144th anniversary of the dignified surrender of Gen. Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia to Gen. U.S. Grant. The 5-stop walking tour, approximately 45 minutes, is narrated by Patrick Schroeder, Appomattox Court House NHP historian. As always, a PDF map for your walking tour is available. For more: and Appomattox 144th Anniversary Programs.

Monday, April 6, 2009

Five new Tennessee Civil War Trails sites

New Civil War Trails signs have been installed at 5 additional sites on the Tennessee Civil War Trails. The sites are in Knoxville, Johnson City, Pall Mall, Niota and Lafollette. For info, including google maps, on these and other sites on the new Tennessee Trail, visit