Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Friday, January 15, 2021.


1815 Henry Morris Naglee, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1886
1817 Lewis Golding Arnold, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1871
1821 Lafayette McLaws, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1897


1861 Steam elevator patented by Elisha Otis
1863 1st US newspaper printed on wood-pulp paper, Boston Morning Journal
1865 Ft Fisher, NC falls to Union troops

That's all for today

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