Clara Barton came to help the wounded.
Walt Whitman came looking for his injured brother.
Abraham Lincoln visited the manor.
And during the Battle of Fredericksburg sesquicentennial week, Fredericksburg Battlefield National Park Service Historian Donald Pfanz led CNN on a video tour of the historic property, now open to the public. The presentation is attached to this article.
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