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Secrets of the Civil War: Intel from the Inside

podcast Mar 17, 2023

Today in our new series,we are going to discuss the Union, and it just might surprise you that spies and spy balloons, classified documents, and racially-motivated riots aren’t just the headlines of today but were, in fact, hallmarks of the American Civil War. We often think of the North as the emancipators, the champions of freedom, but that’s not quite the whole story. 


Hosted by: Sharon McMahon

Executive Producer: Heather Jackson

Audio Producer: Jenny Snyder

Written and researched by: Heather Jackson, Valerie Hoback, Amy Watkin, and Mandy Reid

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