|Prelude to the Civil War
The Civil War did not begin at Ft. Sumter, it had really begun much earlier. Explore the major political issues and events leading up to the War. Study early politically e important battles of the war as well as their international impact. Travel across the campaign trail of 1860, discovering the diverse characters who shaped the most crucial election in our nation’s history. Folk musicologist “Illinois” Doug Tracy will include music with his history!