Author Archives: Colleen Theisen

About Colleen Theisen

Outreach and Instruction Librarian. Lover of coffee, as well as 19th century photography, painting, tourism and print.

The cheering last night

Apr. 8th The cheering last night was over Sherman’s official report of the fall of Richmond.1 J.F.C. On the 8th General Sherman notified his subordinates that he had “Official intelligence from General Grant of the defeat of Lee’s army and … Continue reading

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