Tag Archives: Civil War veterans

Memory Keepers of the Civil War

May 9, 2012


Federal soldiers battle to keep Baker’s body from the enemy. Library of Congress

In April, I had the pleasure of representing The History Press at the Oregon Heritage Conference, which was co-hosted by the Northwest Archivists. I brought a spread of titles to the event to share the range in The History Press list, including stories of neighborhoods and landmarks, books on foodways and local sports culture, and […]

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Interview with Randol B. Fletcher, Author of Hidden History of Civil War Oregon

August 9, 2011


When did you first become interested in the events of the Civil War? I have had a life-long interest in history and majored in history when I went to college. I became particularly interested in the Civil War era when I was on a camping trip with my wife and children at Fort Stevens State […]

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