Invalid Corps Officer Benjamin Sweet: Hero or Monster?

The Power of the Minié Bullet

Civil War Humor – General Sherman’s Air Support

The Museum of the Confederacy

Invalid Corps Card Set

Faces of the Invalid Corps Cards

George Washington and his Farewell Address

Happy New Year (belated) and Lemuel Abija Abbott

Card Designs, Copyright, and Private Investigators

A Visit to the Army Heritage and Education Center

Aloha! The Invalid Corps Goes to Hawaii!

Booth Reward Poster

The Invalid Corps, the Assassination of President Lincoln, and the Hunt for John Wilkes Booth

Elizabeth Thomas - HSW

Elizabeth Thomas, Owner of Fort Stevens

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s #Christmas Bells and the #CivilWar

A Civil War Christmas in Shepherdtown, West Virginia

Thanksgiving in Camp 1861 - Sketch by Alfred Waud (Library of Congress Image)

#Thanksgiving in the Civil War: a Proclamation from #History

Four Letters from the Civil War – William Child, JR Montgomery, Alva Marsh, and an Unknown Confederate Soldier

Thank You Written in Multiple Languages

The Crowdfunding is Over but the Journey is Just Beginning (well, continuing actually)

Jonathan Lyman

Who’s in your family? #CivilWar #History Comes Home

100 Funded Stamp in Red

Kickstarter Fully Funded!

Thank you, to all Veterans who have served. #VeteransDay

Mary Walker - Woman in long dark dress, dark hair, pale skin and medal pinned to breast

Who Held the Saw: Discovering Mary Walker, Civil War Army Surgeon – From Julia Marie Myers

Patriotic Union Envelope

Kickstarter First Stretch Goal Revealed! – Civil War Mail

Private Lewis Martin, Black Civil War Soldier missing an arm and a leg

Black Civil War Soldiers with Injuries, Chronic Conditions, and Disabilities

Image of Civil War Trust website quiz page

Civil War Myths and Mysteries Quiz – Courtesy of @CivilWarTrust

The Invalid Corps and the Battle of Fort Stevens is a Kickstarter Staff Pick!

Kickstarter Launches

Drawing of Lincoln's funeral with casket carried by Invalid Corps pallbearers, soldiers, horses

Soldiers’ Stories: Sergeants Durgin and Wray

Images: Day and Gamma by train wheels, close up of train wheel, Union Soldier by tent, Union soldiers on parade, Julia and Day in front of a steam locomotive

More Photos from North Carolina – Julia Marie Myers

Lincoln Coffin Full View

NC Transportation Museum – Lincoln’s Coffin

Civil War Encampment

North Carolina Train Museum Day 2 – The Leviathan Steam Locomotive

North Carolina Train Museum Day 1 – The Lincoln Funeral Car

Oliver Otis Howard

The Aftermath of Battle – from the autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard

AR Johnson CDV - Blind Confederate Soldier. Image from Archives Texas State Library

What are Carte de Visite or CDVs?


Uniform of the Invalid Corps – Updated

Atlanta Skyline with We are in Atlanta text

Society for Disability Studies and the Invalid Corps as “Hidden #Disability History”

Background Reading and Useful Books (#InvalidCorpsFilm)

Collage of trip to AACWM

Research Day: African American Civil War Museum and MLK Library

Washington’s #CivilWar Forts and Parks – Video

Uniform Requirements IC

Uniform of the Invalid Corps

#Disabilities in the Invalid Corps