Daily Archives: July 4, 2012
On July 4, 1862, the residents of Fredericksburg, Virginia did not celebrate Independence Day, as they were no longer a part of the United States of America. The Union soldiers stationed directly across the river from Fredericksburg did. For eight decades the town had celebrated the nation’s independence; but in 1862, residents in the town [...]
Today we once again celebrate the greatest experiment in the history of civilization. God bless America!