Monday, June 12, 2017

The John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia is pleased to name Daniel W. Crofts’s Lincoln and the Politics of Slavery: The Other Thirteenth Amendment and the Struggle to Save the Union (University of... [...]

Thursday, April 13, 2017

University of Virginia Ph.D. Candidate Jack Furniss recently published an article in the April 2017 edition of the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography... [...]

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Through the Institute for Public History at UVA, the Nau Center will employ four summer interns to work on public history projects across the state of Virginia this summer. Amelia... [...]

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

On February 24, 2017, William C. Davis, professor emeritus from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, gave a public lecture at the University of Virginia titled, “Looking for Loreta: A Confederate ‘Heroine’s’ Self-made Myth.” The... [...]

Friday, March 3, 2017

On the afternoon of March 3, 2017, the University and City of Charlottesville celebrated the first annual "Liberation and Freedom Day" commemorating the Union occupation of the university and town during the American Civil War. Forces under Union... [...]