Drs. Gary Gallagher, Thavolia Glymph, Edward Ayers, and Elizabeth Varon discuss the current state of Civil War history at our Inaugural Event, Friday, October 16, 2015

Fugitives fording the Rappahannock River, August 1862

Family tent life near Fort Slocum, Washington DC, 1861

Confederate prisoners at Gettysburg, July 1863

Federal soldiers at Petersburg, August 1864

Bombarded houses in Fredericksburg, December 1862

News & Announcements

The John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia is pleased to name J. Matthew Gallman's Defining Duty in the...

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The Nau Center and UVA will be out in force at the upcoming Society of Civil War Historians 2016...

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On April 1, 2016, the Nau Center held its first signature conference titled, "War as Muse: Revisiting Iconic Texts of the Civil War." The theme...

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