Following the American Civil War Sesquicentennial with day by day writings of the time, currently 1863.

Culpeper Court House, Va. Street Scene – 1862

July 15, 2012

Library of Congress

Culpeper Court House, Va. Street scene -- 1862

During the Civil War, Culpeper was a crossroads for a number of armies marching through central Virginia, with both Union and Confederate forces occupying the town by turn. (Wikipedia)

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Photo taken by Timothy H. O’Sullivan

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

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