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The Confederate Army employed hundreds of generals during the Civil War. This gallery provides an overview of several of the key Confederate generals who contributed to the Southern cause and helped guide its armies throughout the war. This photo shows Lieutenant General Richard Ewell.
Painter Winslow Homer first achieved widespread recognition as a battlefield artist for Harper's Weekly during the Civil War.
Abstract art, by its very nature, is not a detailed representation of an object. Instead, it is a figurative abstraction of the general shape and essence of the object. Exact shape, proportion and detail are not necessary in abstract paintings. The curves of a guitar can be used to inspire a work of
At 7:25 p.m. on May 6, 1937, while the Hindenburg was attempting to land at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in New Jersey, a flame appeared on the outer cover of the rear of the Hindenburg. Within 34 seconds, the entire airship was consumed by fire.
John D. Rockefeller's ruthless business practices branded him as a notorious robber baron, yet he gave away hundreds of millions of dollars.
In 1867 Custer saw the result of an Indian attack on a small party of cavalryman.