Preserving Southern Heritage and History Published: April 1, 2012 19 comments Inside Outside Click here for more on yesterday’s grand opening of the Museum of the Confederacy at Appomattox. About the author: Thank you for taking the time to read this post. What next? Scroll down and join the discussion in the comments section. Looking for more Civil War content? You can follow me on Twitter. Check out my forthcoming book, Searching For Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth, which is the first book-length analysis of the black Confederate myth ever published. Pre-order your copy today.