A Disturbing Book

I am making my way through Rajiv Chandrasekaran’s book, Imperial Life in the Emerald City.  I’ve caught myself yelling out loud at least twice today.  It is a disturbing portrayal […]

Why Is This Monument Here?

Following my interviews yesterday at the Petersburg National Battlefield Park I made my way through part of the driving tour that ends at the Crater.  I shot this photograph at […]

The Last Black Confederate Surrenders

I’m not sure how I missed this story, but it looks like H.K. Edgerton has given up his crusade to teach Americans about the loyalty of black Southerners to the […]

Remembering the 54th Massachusetts

Yesterday felt like a marathon.  I left Charlottesville at 7am for Washington, D.C. to interview three members of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment (Co. B) along with the Director […]