Season 1: Tennessee Civil War 150

As the nation marks the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, Nashville Public Television (NPT) and the Renaissance Center present Tennessee Civil War 150, a new series of documentaries delving into life in Tennessee during the war.

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Tennessee Civil War 150

Reconstruction: A Moment In The Sun

The end of the Civil War was not the end of hostilities between North and South.

Reconstruction: A Moment In The Sun

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Tennessee Civil War 150

Wessyngton Plantation: A Family’s Road to Freedom

Wessyngton Plantation would thrive off the blood, sweat and tears of African Americans.

Wessyngton Plantation: A Family’s Road to Freedom

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Tennessee Civil War 150

Rivers and Rails: Daggers of the Civil War

Explore how transportation by water and steel brought great prosperity to Tennessee.

Rivers and Rails: Daggers of the Civil War

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Tennessee Civil War 150

Looking Over Jordan

The Civil War began as a means of preserving the Union. But to nearly four million African

Looking Over Jordan

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Tennessee Civil War 150

Crisis of Faith

The vast majority of Americans in the first half of the 19th Century were highly religious

Crisis of Faith

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Tennessee Civil War 150

Shiloh: The Devil's Own Day

It took a two day battle with a casualty list of over 23,000.

Shiloh: The Devil's Own Day

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Tennessee Civil War 150

No Going Back: Women and the War

The Civil War turned the home front into the frontline for many women in the Confederacy.

No Going Back: Women and the War

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Tennessee Civil War 150

Songs and Stories

From pride and patriotism to death and defeat, Civil War Songs and Stories.

Songs and Stories

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Tennessee Civil War 150

Secession

The Civil War is figuratively referred to as a conflict of brother against brother.

Secession