Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Moving toward reconciliation

Email

GRANITE FALLS -- Just a few years after America's bloodiest military conflict, veterans from both sides turned to the federal government to preserve Civil War battlefields.

They wanted to remember those who gave their lives and to begin the process of reconciliation, according to Ed Bearss, chief historian emeritus for the National Park Service.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness