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This Is the Story of Our Beloved Old Glory

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This Is the Story of Our Beloved Old Glory

Short | 02:01

When his home was searched by Confederate soldiers, Navy Captain William Driver, a passionate Unionist, hid his beloved "Old Glory" inside of a quilt - keeping it safe from destruction.


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We all know who won the Civil War, but there were many moments when victory was anything but certain. Join Ashley Judd, great-great-great granddaughter of two Union soldiers, as she takes us back 150 years for an intimate look at the North's battles and struggles during those bloody four years. From iconic artifacts like Old Glory to small objects like field medical kits and soldiers' photos, discover the stunning backstories of seemingly ordinary pieces from our past.

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