civil war trail

Forgotten Conflict

August 14, 2015 | By Gene Fowler

When historians expound on the most important action in the Civil War, they usually focus on battles fought east of the Mississippi River.

Rio Grande Valley Civil War Trail Symposium

January 14, 2015 | By

Far from the battlefields of the Southeast, a little-known but influential chapter of the Civil War unfolded on the Texas-Mexico border as Rebels and Yankees fought for control of valuable cotton-trading routes.

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