150 Years Ago: Lincoln Captures Norfolk

At about 7 A.M. one hundred and fifty years ago today, on May 10, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln personally directed a landing of Federal troops on the beaches outside Norfolk, Virginia. As a close personal friend of mine would say, “He took charge as a good leader should; kept the morons from interfearing; and droveContinue reading “150 Years Ago: Lincoln Captures Norfolk”