On Saturday, March 31, thousands of volunteers are expected to show up at battlefields and parks across the country with paint brushes, weed trimmers and rakes. More than 100 battlefields in 25 states have asked for assistance for the annual Park Day cleanup, according to the sponsoring organization, the Civil War Trust..
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More than $1.2 million in grants from the National Park Service’s American Battlefield Protection Program were awarded this week to a variety of national battlefield projects including eight Civil War sites in six states: Kansas, Ke... Read Post
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) is scheduled to make an announcement Thursday at the Ball’s Bluff Battlefield Regional Park near Leesburg concerning state assistance for Civil War battlefield preservation, according to a news releas... Read Post