The C.S.S. Florida

The South’s first foreign made raider is captured off the coast of Brazil.

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Confederates Threaten Washington, D.C.

The Northern Capital Becomes a Battleground

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The C.S.S. Alabama

The Confederate raider C.S.S. Alabama terrorizes Union shipping for two years before being sunk by the U.S.S. Kearsarge.

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A Week of Both Politics and Fighting

The war heats up in state house and on battlefields.

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