Civil War Traveler Tours
About This Show
Civil War Tours podcasts are recorded on the battlefields. They feature introductions by John Fieseler and Marc Ramsey, narration by experienced guides, and the period music of Southern Horizon, Al Neale, Vaughn and Starbuck, Chris Jackson, Wayne Erbsen and the Huckleberry Brothers. Please download the complementary detailed PDF maps, which fit on letter-size paper, from CivilWarTraveler.com/maps.
Most Recent Episode
African Americans in Civil War Petersburg Part 1 (Virginia)
Dec 31 12
The Petersburg battlefield is the focus of Part 1 of this tour of places associated with African Americans in the Petersburg, Virginia, area during the Civil War. The tour features stories about the lives and exploits of slaves, free blacks and the United States Colored Troops. The 11-stop tour visits sites in City Point, the vast Union supply base and headquarters, the Eastern Front battlefields including “The Crater” and, finally, Poplar Grove National Cemetery. Narration: Emmanuel Dabney. Introduction: Richard Lewis. Music: Battle Hymn of the Republic.