Scan through our collection of entertaining and enlightening Civil War DVDs as well as our first-rate period music selections.

The Southern Cross: The Story of the Confederacy's First Battle Flag The Southern Cross

This DVD chronicles the rich and virtually unknown history of the design, creation, wartime use, and postwar fate of the flag that became the prototype for all of the St. Andrews Cross battle flags carried by Confederate armed forces.


Unsung Hero: The Horse in the Civil War

Unsung Hero presents the story of the millions of horses and mules that were used in all branches of both armies during the Civil War. It discusses how the horses were procured and trained for field use, how they were fed and maintained, and the toll taken on them due to service in the field. Some of the War's most famous horses-- "Cincinnati," "Winchester," "Old Baldy," "Highfly," " Little Sorrell" and "Traveller" are highlighted. 56 Minutes


The Civil War in Virginia

From the first major battle at Manassas to the surrender at Appomattox Court House, Virginia was the setting for many of the decisive events of the Civil War.  This comprehensive video describes in detail the historic events at eight major battlefield sites in Virginia. DVD format, 70 minutes.


The Bandmaster's Favorites: The Regimental Band of the 37th Georgia Volunteer Infantry

Bandmaster's Favorites

Dr. Clyde Noble, Bandmaster.  Popular wartime tunes of Yank and Rebel alike are presented within a varied concert repertoire; all played on genuine mid-19th-century style brass and percussion instruments.


The Ultimate Civil War Series DVD

The Ultimate Civil War Series DVD

This classic documentary mini-series traces the causes and courses, as well as the major events and personalities, of the American Civil War as presented during its 150th anniversary of the "War Between the States."  Between 1861 and 1865, this epic American story of struggle and survival was written in blood.  This series is told mostly from first-hand accounts and in the spoken words of the participants themselves, through their diaries, letters, and memoirs.  Witness this profound time in history with extreme detail and historically accurate recreations performed


Wayfaring Stranger: Songs of Faith and Heritage CD

Wayfaring Stranger

This CD, performed by Stan Clardy (featuring several guest musicians), contains classic songs of faith, such as "Amazing Grace," "Nearer my God to Thee," and "Be Thou My Vision."  16 songs.


Songs of the Civil War 97th Regimental String Band CD

Songs of the Civil War 97th String

This CD, performed by the 97th Regimental String Band, includes classic songs such as "Battle Cry of Freedom," "The Bonnie Blue Flag," and "Roll Alabama."  15 songs.


The Civil War: Songs about an Era CD

The Civil War Songs About an Era

This CD, performed by The Cre8Tive Confederate, includes songs like "Rebel Rose," "Tennessee," "All was Left Behind," "Tarheel March," and "Amazing Grace."  17 songs.


Hunter's Raid - The Battle for Lynchburg Civil War DVD

Hunter's Raid

June, 1864, General David Hunter and his army of 18,000 Union soldiers are ordered to capture Lynchburg, Virginia.  If Hunter can seize this important supply and transportation center, it might cripple the southern Confederacy and end the war.  Defended only by old men and young boys, Lynchburg must prepare for the worst.  Filmed at original locations in and around Lynchburg, this dramatic documentary recounts Hunter's raid through the voices of the soldiers and civilians who were there.


Spirit of Sweeney Civil War Era Banjo CD

Spirit of Sweeney

Recorded by Appomattox Court House National Historical Park employee Corbin Hayslett, this collection of songs is inspired by Joel Sweeney, a pioneer in banjo playing.  At the Appalachian String Band Festival, he won second place in the adult old-time banjo contest when he was just 16.  This collection of songs showcases his enormous talent for a musical style not often heard in this day and age, with great historical accuracy and integrity.

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