Chancellorsville, Battle of one of the great battles of the Civil War. It was fought May 2 - 4, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Virginia, about 55 miles (89 km) northwest of Richmond.
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Most of us know P.T. Barnum because of the circus, but he was actually an important figure in American history. Learn how P.T. Barnum went from small-time entrepreneur to master showman and founder of the "Greatest Show on Earth."
Gettysburg, Battle of, July 1 - 3, 1863, a decisive battle of the American Civil War.