FC: A Civil War Photo Documentary: Major Battles in Virginia
1: History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again. Maya Angelou
2: The First Battle of Manasass
3: The Confederates march confidently to meet the Union at Bull Run Creek for the first major battle of the Civil War.
4: The Union and Confederates fighting at Bull Run while families watch on. The Union outnumbered the Confederacy.
5: Families fled the scene of the battle in terror. The Union was surprised at how well the Confederacy fought. They retreated and everyone realized the war would be long and hard.
6: Jackson stands tall like a stone wall as other Confederate troops flee at the Battle of Bull Run, also known as the 1st Battle of Mananssas.
7: Stonewall Jackson was accidentally shot off his horse by friendly fire (during the night). He died a few days later due to arm amputation.
8: The Battle of Frederickburg
9: The Union and the Confederacy march to meet at Fredericksburg.
10: Southern troops hide behind a rock wall, surprising the Union troops.
11: The Northern troops retreat.
12: The Capture of Richmond
13: The Union marches to Richmond to capture the capital.
14: The Southern troops burn down Richmond and retreat.
15: Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.
17: The End