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A House Divided: June 6, 2010 - June 12, 2010

Town seeks vintage locomotive

The small Virginia town of Strasburg, about 80 miles west of Washington, needs a Civil War-era locomotive to help tell its part of the story of the Great Train Raid of May 23, 1861. Col. Thomas Jackson stole some 50...

By Linda Wheeler  |  June 10, 2010; 11:25 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Cleveland's grand Civil War monument restored

Cleveland’s 116-year-old Soldiers and Sailors Monument, a worn, dirty and decaying place for decades, has emerged from a two-year, $2 million makeover with its rose and ivory columns restored, stained glass windows repaired and harsh fluorescent lighting replaced. The names...

By Linda Wheeler  |  June 8, 2010; 1:29 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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