John Banks’ Civil War Blog podcast

Guest: Harry Smeltzer of Bull Runnings blog (45 min.)

An episode of John Banks’ Civil War Blog podcast

By John Banks
Civil War
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Guest: Harry Smeltzer of Bull Runnings blog (45 min.)
Smeltzer talks about Bull Runnings, a journal of the digitization of a Civil War battle, and his fascination with the First Battle of Bull Run. Smeltzer, from the Pittsburgh area, is a board member of the Save Historic Antietam Foundation. (SHAF). Podcast: 45 min.
44:32
August 27, 2019
Guest: Jake Wynn of Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office (51 min.)
Wynn, director of interpretation at Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office and Museum, discusses the Washington D.C. museum, Antietam and more. (51 min.)
51:42
August 7, 2019
Debut podcast! John Banks talks about Nashville witness tree, 1893 Ford’s Theatre tragedy. (32 min.)
When rescue workers first arrived at Ford's Theatre after a section of the three-story building collapsed, they were struck by the eerie silence. Then the men began a frenzied search for survivors and the grim task of removing the dead. In all, 23 workers inside the building, including Civil War veterans, died in the June 9, 1893, tragedy. (32 min.)
32:25
August 3, 2019
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