of the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth.
is that he shall suppress nothing that is true.
there shall be no suspicion of partiality in his writing, or of malice."
Battle of the Old Men and Young Boys, 9 June 1864
Battle of the Crater
- General William Mahone
History of National Memorial Day
Petersburg Battlefield Preservation
"Crater Road" Petersburg's History & More
Petersburg A Museum & Photographs
A Nine And A Half Month Attack On An American City!
Prisoner Richard Poplar At Gettysburg
"Documenting The American South" -
Petersburg War Veterans -- The Visit
Tour Petersburg, Virginia
Who is Hiding this Southern Black History
the public buildings, public stores, bridges across the Appomattox, depots, and cars,
are all to be destroyed
9 June 1864
-- Union General Gilmore's instructions.
Your National Park Service -
"Loyal Sons of Loyal Men" -- My Family
More Event PHOTOS
*Dixie Days 10 & 11 June
*Reams Station 26 August
* "Civil War" Days 10 September
Richard Poplar Program 16 Sep.
Honoring 11 Brave Soldiers 28 Oct.
Oakwood Cemetery 4 November
Event Schedule 2014
Petersburg Travel Preview
Dixie Days 9 & 10 June