Tag: atlanta

  • Sherman Takes the Super Bowl

    Did you watch the Super Bowl? Atlanta had the best first half since Gone With The Wind. I didn’t, but the jokes are thick and fast on the ‘net today. and my favorite:

  • On the Skirmish Line Outside Atlanta With William Holden

    Sorry for the gap in posting—I have been down with a nasty G-I bug most of the week. I’ve been wanting to post parts of another William Holden letter I acquired, one of which I have posted already. Holden, an Iowa farm boy, was by 1864 and experienced soldier and held the rank of first […]

  • Civil War Talk Radio: August 29, 2008

    Air Date: 082908 Subject: The Great Locomotive Chase Book: Stealing the General: The Great Locomotive Chase and the First Medal of Honor Guest: Russell S. Bonds Summary: Russell S. Bonds goes into detail about the Great Locomotive Chase, an event where Union raiders stole the General, a Confederate locomotive, and attempted to ride it back […]