About This Site

The Essential Civil War Curriculum is a Sesquicentennial project Virginia Center for Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech. It is sponsored by two eminent Civil War scholars and authors, Dr. James I. (Bud) Robertson and Professor William C. (Jack) Davis both Professors at Virigina Tech.

The Essential Civil War Curriculum is a sesquicentennial project of the Center for Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech.

About the Center for Civil War Studies

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Learn more about the history of the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies and its mission for the future.

People

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Click here to meet the people behind the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies and to contact the director, Dr. Paul Quigley.

Other Programs and Projects

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Want to see what the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies is up to? Follow this link for information about ongoing and upcoming programs and projects.

Postdoctoral Fellowship

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The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies sponsors a postdoctoral fellowship to support the professional development of a recent PhD. Click here to meet our current Postdoctoral Fellow and find out about the position.

Research Grants

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The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies, in conjunction with Virginia Tech’s Special Collections, offers research grants providing honoraria to enable researchers to visit Special Collections and conduct Civil War-related research. Learn more about our research grant recipients and their interests here.

Events

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Interested in joining the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies at our public outreach events? Follow this link to learn about past events and what is coming up next at the Center and in your area.

Donate

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Would you like to ensure that the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies can keep providing opportunities for the teaching, scholarship, and public dissemination of Civil War history? Click here for information on donating to the VCCWS, which could not exist without donors like you!

Quality Control and Peer Review

The Executive Director and Editor of the website is Mr. J.L.D. (Laurie) Woodruff of Toronto Ontario.

The site content is subject to rigorous quality control with all essays and resources peer reviewed by a member of our Board of Historians who are among today's foremost Civil War scholars:

Professor Joan E. Cashin

Ohio State University

Professor William C. Davis

Virginia Tech

Professor Paul Quigley

Virginia Tech

Professor James I. Robertson Jr.

Virginia Tech

Professor Michael E. Woods Marshall University
   
   
   

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