The Civil War, Day by Day

Follow Me!


“Follow Me!”

Armistead was a widower, a warm-hearted professional soldier whose paternalistic spirit led soldiers to refer to him admiringly as “the old man.” He died inside the Union lines that day, mortally wounded by soldiers under his close friend of prewar days, Gen. Winfield S. Hancock.




July's Archived Features:

Friday July 1, 2016
Saturday July 2, 2016
Sunday July 3, 2016
Monday July 4, 2016
Tuesday July 5, 2016
Wednesday July 6, 2016
Thursday July 7, 2016
Friday July 8, 2016
Saturday July 9, 2016
Sunday July 10, 2016
Monday July 11, 2016
Tuesday July 12, 2016
Wednesday July 13, 2016
Thursday July 14, 2016
Friday July 15, 2016
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Monday July 18, 2016
Tuesday July 19, 2016
Wednesday July 20, 2016
Thursday July 21, 2016
Friday July 22, 2016
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All illustrations by Mort Künstler. Text by Michael Aubrecht, Dee Brown, Henry Steele Commager, Rod Gragg, Mort Künstler, James McPherson, and James I. Robertson, Jr. - Copyright © 2001-2016. All Rights Reserved. No part of the contents of this web site may be reproduced or utilized in any form by any means without written consent of the artist.