A Rebel War Clerk's Diary


James Robertson wrote in the Editor's Preface: "Michael D. Gorman, who knows more about the citizens of Civil War-era Richmond than anyone who ever lived, was of inestimable assistance. Scattered throughout the notes are references to individuals that only Mike could have identified. He is truly a credit to the National Park Service."

"Richmond in 1865"

Michael Gorman talks about Richmond, Virginia, in 1865 and what historians could learn from photographs from the period on CSpan.

A Conqueror or a Peacemaker? Abraham Lincoln in Richmond

The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography
Vol. 123, No. 1 (2015), pp. 2-88


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Civil War Richmond historian



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