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Rain, rain go away!

It rained all day today.  A steady, cold, drenching rain.  In my twenty-first century, suburban existence, this tormenting downpour has meant nothing but frustration as I ran from my watertight car to my watertight house and back again.  But in … Continue reading

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On the Way to War

They left Camp Morton on June 19, 1861.  After two months of training and learning how to be part of a unit of soldiers, these young men were on their way to war. Getting on the cars in Indianapolis, the … Continue reading

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