Historian On John Wilkes Booth Killing Lincoln: 'He Was Motivated By Racism'Adam Goodheart, author of 1861: The Civil War Awakening, addressed the plot to kill President Abraham Lincoln on the 150th anniversary of his assassination at the hands of John Wilkes Booth.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: Commemorating The Civil War's 150th AnniversaryIt’s 150 years ago this week since the first shots were fired in America's bloodiest war ever. Here are some nearby but little known Civil War getaway possibilities within a few hours of Philadelphia.
Pa. Historical Society Displays Civil War Items On 150th Anniversary Of War's StartTo mark the anniversary, a treasure trove of artifacts was on display today at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia.