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Commemoration of the American Civil War | Wikipedia audio article
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Commemoration of the American Civil War
00:00:24 1 Memorial Day 00:01:03 2 Lost Cause of the Confederacy 00:01:44 3 Grant's Tomb 00:02:34 4 Gettysburg Battlefield 00:03:11 5 Lincoln Memorial 00:03:40 6 American Civil War Centennial (100) 00:05:54 7 Civil War Sesquicentennial (150) 00:06:53 7.1 Governmental support 00:07:02 7.1.1 National Park Service 00:08:50 7.1.2 Federal funding and grants 00:09:53 18.104.22.168 NPS federal funding 00:10:52 22.214.171.124 Civil War Battlefield Preservation Program (CWBPP) 00:11:50 7.1.3 State funding and grants 00:16:14 7.1.4 Private funding 00:16:36 7.2 Reenactments 00:18:55 7.2.1 Location and funding 00:20:08 7.2.2 NPS versus reenactment groups 00:21:38 7.2.3 African American reenactors 00:24:55 7.2.4 Women reenactors 00:25:52 7.2.5 Controversy 00:27:05 7.3 Other commemoration 00:27:41 7.3.1 Ken Burns' project 00:28:46 7.3.2 States 00:30:24 126.96.36.199 Arkansas 00:32:18 188.8.131.52 Georgia 00:35:07 184.108.40.206 New York 00:35:52 220.127.116.11 South Carolina 00:37:03 18.104.22.168 Texas 00:38:13 22.214.171.124 Virginia 00:40:03 7.4 Art 00:42:54 7.4.1 Gettysburg Cyclorama 00:45:46 7.4.2 Music 00:47:34 7.4.3 Theater 00:48:54 7.5 Digital media 00:49:45 7.5.1 Mobile apps 00:50:47 7.5.2 State tourism in digital media 00:52:09 7.5.3 Education 00:52:52 126.96.36.199 Education resources 00:55:14 7.5.4 Social media 00:56:17 7.6 Controversy 00:57:40 8 Hollywood 00:58:03 8.1 Filmography 00:58:12 9 See also 00:58:57 10 Notes 00:59:05 11 Further reading 00:59:14 11.1 Memory 01:02:46 11.2 Re-enactment 01:05:01 11.3 Popular culture, novels, films 01:06:11 11.4 Art and music 01:07:12 11.5 Tour guides
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The commemoration of the American Civil War is based on the memories of the Civil War that Americans have shaped according to their political, social and cultural circumstances and needs, starting with the Gettysburg Address and the dedication of the Gettysburg cemetery in 1863. Confederates, both veterans and women, were especially active in forging the myth of the Lost Cause of the Confederacy.