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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 3 weeks ago

How far away were the armies of the South from Washington DC during the Civil War? What was the closest advance?

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  • John
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    3 weeks ago
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    The first battle of Bull Run (there were two) had civilians from DC riding buggies to go on a picnic. The Blue lost that battle and then the civilians buggy raced back to DC. The first battle in the War between the States.

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