Monthly Archives: October 2012

Announcing Our Database Advanced Search

On Monday, October 29, we officially released the advanced search for the Civil War Washington database. The advanced search will enable users to perform more sophisticated queries and to focus their searching. Unlike the keyword search, which returns results matching … Continue reading

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67 New Emancipation Petitions Published

We’ve published another 67 petitions filed in response to the April 1862 DC Emancipation Act. Since late September, we have published more than 100 petitions on Civil War Washington. Included in this batch is one of the largest petitions in … Continue reading

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