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For more than 20 years, Reb Acres has been Virginia’s source for military antiques and civil war collectibles. Located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley, we offer the finest Civil War collectibles to our clients, with an all-inclusive catalog of memorabilia.

American history lives at Reb Acres, with an extensive collection of Civil War books, magazines, and other accounts of the battles and fighting that nearly tore apart the nation. We have everything a Civil War scholar is looking for, from muskets and pistols to Union and Confederate documents and uniforms. If it was used in the Civil War, Reb Acres can get it for you.

Browse our catalog or our Civil War almanac and see what Reb Acres has in store for you. For any questions about our Civil War collectibles and antiques, contact us by phone or fill out our online contact form.

May 23rd, 1862
After conferring with McDowell, Lincoln authorizes him to direct 20,000 troops into the Shenandoah area to prevent Confederates from moving their forcesany closer to Banks' troops. Lincoln tells McDowell, "Your object will be to capture the forces of Jackson and Ewell." General Stonewall Jackson engages 8000 Union soldiers in the Front Royal area and takes the area from Federal control.
May 23rd, 1863
Port Hudson, Louisiana is the site of heavy fighting as General Banks' Union troops cross the Mississippi and head toward their goal. At Vicksburg, the Confederates continue to man their defenses as the Federals attempt to reinforce their positions.

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