Civil War Videos

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Civil War videos are an invaluable source for understanding the conflict. There are some excellent videos that we’ll share here, particularly those relating to Gettysburg. See the History Channel Gettysburg movie that does an excellent job of bringing the battle to you with gritty accounts and realistic action. Total Running time: 1:25:46.







The Battle of Antietam - Full Documentary (47:44)





Battle of Shiloh - Fiery Trail (48:29)





Civil War Journal - Battle of Fredericksburg (41:43)





Civil War Journal - Battle of Chattanooga (40:59)





American Civil War Combat: The Wheatfield at Gettysburg (44:16)





The Battle of Vicksburg (20:33)





The Civil War, Part I: Crash Course US History #20 (12:00)





The Civil War Part 2: Crash Course US History #21 (10:53)





Battles of the Civil War: Crash Course US History #19 (7:24)



Find three short videos here by filmmaker Ken Burns, Medal of Honor recipient Paul W. Bucha and Susan Eisenhower, the daughter of the late President Eisenhower as they speak out against the Gettysburg Casino.

They all have something to teach us in appreciating what the Gettysburg battlefield means to Americans everywhere. Their words resonate with the true meaning of Gettysburg as not only a place, but an ideal that is woven through the fabric of our great country.



Award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns talks about his opposition to a proposed casino 1/2 mile from the Gettysburg National Military Park for grassroots group, No Casino Gettysburg. Musical score from "Saving Private Ryan" by John Williams with permission from Dreamworks, Paramount Pictures and the Boston Pops Orchestra and the Boston Musicians Association. Producer/Director- Jeff Griffith. 3 minutes, 35 seconds running time.






Medal of Honor recipient Paul W. Bucha expresses his opposition to a proposed casino 1/2 mile from the Gettysburg National Military Park for grassroots group, No Casino Gettysburg. Musical score from "Saving Private Ryan" by John Williams with permission from Dreamworks, Paramount Pictures and the Boston Pops Orchestra and the Boston Musicians Association. Producer/Director- Jeff Griffith. 2 minutes, 52 seconds running time.






President Eisenhower's granddaughter Susan Eisenhower discusses her opposition to a proposed casino 1/2 mile from the Gettysburg National Military Park for grassroots group, No Casino Gettysburg. Musical score from "Saving Private Ryan" by John Williams with permission from Dreamworks, Paramount Pictures and the Boston Pops Orchestra and the Boston Musicians Association. 3 minutes, 25 seconds running time.


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