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Traveling Exhibit: Fighting for Freedom

Museum-quality prints of 22 Images of African American Civil War soldiers pictured in a gallery published in last summer’s issue of MI and elsewhere...

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New Subscription Option: The Digital Edition

If you want the images and stories in Military Images but do not need the paper, our digital subscription is for you. Get a PDF of the quarterly print...

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Glinting Cutlasses and Flashing Revolvers

Ensign Abner Stover’s navy service began on the Union blockade off the coast of Georgia aboard the gunboat Water Witch. It ended in a trip to a prison...

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Cadet to Boy Colonel: The life and service of North Carolina’s Henry King Burgwyn, Jr.

Henry King Burgwyn, Jr., of the 26th North Carolina Infantry left Virginia Military Institute after the war began and rose in rank to become colonel of...

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Optics: Military men with field glasses and telescopes

Field glasses and telescopes loomed large in the Civil War. Used by soldiers and sailors to gain an edge over their enemies, it comes as no surprise that...

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Custer’s “Main Stay In a Tight Place”

James Downey, a private in the hard-fighting 2nd Ohio Cavalry, survived numerous operations during the war. His luck ran out on April 1, 1865, during the...

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From Vera Crux to Mexico City

Representative Mexican War era portraits of West Pointers, Regulars and volunteers from the Dr. William Schultz include future President Franklin Pierce...

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Finding Aid: Summer 2019

The complete issue Vol. XXXVII, No. 3(80 pages) Purchase print issue ($12.75)Purchase PDF ($8.75)Subscribe to MI ($24.95)Explore the MI Archives: Browse...

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The Benefits of Advertising in MI, Explained in Our New Media Kit

Military Images has spent the last five years rethinking advertising. We’ve evolved from offering a single set of print magazine options to a new...

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Need a Military Images Fix Between Issues? Check Out Our Live Video Stream.

By Ron Coddington When I came into possession of MI in 2013, one of my first orders of business was to establish a presence on social media. Regular posts...

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