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The Long Road Home

An interactive map of the paths veterans of Hood's Texas Brigade took home after General Robert E. Lee's surrender at Appomattox Court House Virginia. Click here to view the exhibit.

Tips for viewing map:

  1. This map is best viewed in fullscreen mode.
  2. Click and drag your mouse cursor anywhere to move the map.
  3. Click and drag your mouse cursor on the timeline located along the bottom of the map to change the date you are viewing.
  4. Each soldier is represented with their own colored square and arrows. Click on these shapes to bring up details about their journey home.
  5. Keep an eye out for hotlinks throughout the exhibit--these lead to websites with more information about the people, places, and things mentioned in these accounts.