58 episodes

This Podcast aims to bring to light all the stories of the Civil War that remain forgotten and yet, are vital to our understanding of the conflict.

Untold Civil War Paul

    • History
    • 4.7 • 51 Ratings

This Podcast aims to bring to light all the stories of the Civil War that remain forgotten and yet, are vital to our understanding of the conflict.

    A Rebellious Woman: The Spy Belle Boyd.

    A Rebellious Woman: The Spy Belle Boyd.

    Today on the show we have Claire Griffin. She is a great supporter of the show and is the author of the novel, A Rebellious Woman! This is the story of Confederate spy Belle Boyd.

    More on Claire Griffin Here: https://www.clairejgriffin.com/

    Sign up on Patreon and be in the running for the upcoming raffle: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=tru

    Music is graciously provided by Craig Duncan.

    Support the show:
    (The podcast receives monetary compensation from these options.)

    Make a one time donation of any amount here: https://www.paypal.me/supportuntoldCW

    Make a monthly payment through Patreon and get the most up to date news on the podcast! Also, if you choose the 2,3, or 4 tier, you’ll be able to ask the experts questions ahead of time!

    https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=tru


    This show is made possible by the support of our sponsors. Please check them out below:

    The Badge Maker, proudly carrying affordable, USA made products for reenactors, living history interpreters, and lovers of history. https://www.civilwarcorpsbadges.com/

    Civil War Trails is the world's largest 'Open Air Museum' offering over 1,350 sites across six states. Paddle to Frederick Douglass's birthplace, follow the Gettysburg Campaign turn-by-turn in your car, or hike to mountain tops where long forgotten earthworks and artillery positions await you. Follow Civil War Trails and create some history of your own. www.civilwartrails.org

    Military Images is America’s only magazine dedicated solely to the study of portrait photographs of Civil War soldiers. In each quarterly issue of MI, readers find a mix of analysis, case studies, examinations of material culture and personal stories that offer a unique perspective on the human aspect of the Civil War.
    http://militaryimagesmagazine.com/

    The Excelsior Brigade
    Dealers in FINE CIVIL WAR MEMORABILIA.
    The goal of the "Brigade" is to offer high quality, original items while ensuring the best in service and customer satisfaction. https://www.excelsiorbrigade.com/
    Check us out on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube:

    https://www.facebook.com/untoldcivilwar/ 
    https://www.instagram.com/untold_civil_war/

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMMWx


    Support the show

    • 45 min
    Striking a Pose: Civil War Photographers

    Striking a Pose: Civil War Photographers

    I sit with Mike Medhurst who has been actively buying and selling antique photography for more than 35 years. He is currently the President of the Daguerreian Society and an avid collector. On this episode we discuss the pioneers of photography who would document the conflict for ages to come.

    More from Mike Medhurst here: https://mikemedhurst.com/default.asp?1

    See my new project, The Tactical Historian:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbekCvEU7ipS5shKt9lJIhg

    Music is graciously provided by Craig Duncan.

    Support the show:
    (The podcast receives monetary compensation from these options.)

    Make a one time donation of any amount here: https://www.paypal.me/supportuntoldCW

    Make a monthly payment through Patreon and get the most up to date news on the podcast! Also, if you choose the 2,3, or 4 tier, you’ll be able to ask the experts questions ahead of time!

    https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=tru


    This show is made possible by the support of our sponsors. Please check them out below:

    The Badge Maker, proudly carrying affordable, USA made products for reenactors, living history interpreters, and lovers of history. https://www.civilwarcorpsbadges.com/

    Civil War Trails is the world's largest 'Open Air Museum' offering over 1,350 sites across six states. Paddle to Frederick Douglass's birthplace, follow the Gettysburg Campaign turn-by-turn in your car, or hike to mountain tops where long forgotten earthworks and artillery positions await you. Follow Civil War Trails and create some history of your own. www.civilwartrails.org

    Military Images is America’s only magazine dedicated solely to the study of portrait photographs of Civil War soldiers. In each quarterly issue of MI, readers find a mix of analysis, case studies, examinations of material culture and personal stories that offer a unique perspective on the human aspect of the Civil War.
    http://militaryimagesmagazine.com/

    The Excelsior Brigade
    Dealers in FINE CIVIL WAR MEMORABILIA.
    The goal of the "Brigade" is to offer high quality, original items while ensuring the best in service and customer satisfaction. https://www.excelsiorbrigade.com/
    Check us out on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube:

    https://www.facebook.com/untoldcivilwar/ 
    https://www.instagram.com/untold_civil_war/

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMMWx
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=true)

    • 36 min
    Beyond the Blue and Gray: U.S. Regulars

    Beyond the Blue and Gray: U.S. Regulars

    Beyond the Blue and Gray is a sub-series about the unique units of the Civil War. We look at their uniforms, traditions, cultures, and war record. Today we will be looking at Company K of the U.S. Regulars.

    Learn more about Company K here: https://www.3rdusreenactors.com/

    See my new project, The Tactical Historian:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbekCvEU7ipS5shKt9lJIhg

    Music is graciously provided by Craig Duncan.

    Support the show:
    (The podcast receives monetary compensation from these options.)

    Make a one time donation of any amount here: https://www.paypal.me/supportuntoldCW

    Make a monthly payment through Patreon and get the most up to date news on the podcast! Also, if you choose the 2,3, or 4 tier, you’ll be able to ask the experts questions ahead of time!

    https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=tru


    This show is made possible by the support of our sponsors. Please check them out below:

    The Badge Maker, proudly carrying affordable, USA made products for reenactors, living history interpreters, and lovers of history. https://www.civilwarcorpsbadges.com/

    Civil War Trails is the world's largest 'Open Air Museum' offering over 1,350 sites across six states. Paddle to Frederick Douglass's birthplace, follow the Gettysburg Campaign turn-by-turn in your car, or hike to mountain tops where long forgotten earthworks and artillery positions await you. Follow Civil War Trails and create some history of your own. www.civilwartrails.org

    Military Images is America’s only magazine dedicated solely to the study of portrait photographs of Civil War soldiers. In each quarterly issue of MI, readers find a mix of analysis, case studies, examinations of material culture and personal stories that offer a unique perspective on the human aspect of the Civil War.
    http://militaryimagesmagazine.com/

    The Excelsior Brigade
    Dealers in FINE CIVIL WAR MEMORABILIA.
    The goal of the "Brigade" is to offer high quality, original items while ensuring the best in service and customer satisfaction. https://www.excelsiorbrigade.com/
    Check us out on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube:

    https://www.facebook.com/untoldcivilwar/ 
    https://www.instagram.com/untold_civil_war/

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMMWx
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=true)

    • 42 min
    Dealing Civil War Relics

    Dealing Civil War Relics

    An interview with Adam Fleischer of Fleischer's Auctions, leading purveyor of fine 19th century Americana including Civil War relics.

    See items coming up in his next auction on our YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/PHL1UYVvvi4

    See my new project, The Tactical Historian:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbekCvEU7ipS5shKt9lJIhg

    Music is graciously provided by Craig Duncan.

    This show is made possible by the support of our sponsors. Please check them out below:

    The Badge Maker, proudly carrying affordable, USA made products for reenactors, living history interpreters, and lovers of history. https://www.civilwarcorpsbadges.com/

    Civil War Trails is the world's largest 'Open Air Museum' offering over 1,350 sites across six states. Paddle to Frederick Douglass's birthplace, follow the Gettysburg Campaign turn-by-turn in your car, or hike to mountain tops where long forgotten earthworks and artillery positions await you. Follow Civil War Trails and create some history of your own. www.civilwartrails.org

    Military Images is America’s only magazine dedicated solely to the study of portrait photographs of Civil War soldiers. In each quarterly issue of MI, readers find a mix of analysis, case studies, examinations of material culture and personal stories that offer a unique perspective on the human aspect of the Civil War.
    http://militaryimagesmagazine.com/

    The Excelsior Brigade
    Dealers in FINE CIVIL WAR MEMORABILIA.
    The goal of the "Brigade" is to offer high quality, original items while ensuring the best in service and customer satisfaction. https://www.excelsiorbrigade.com/

    Support the show:
    (The podcast receives monetary compensation from these options.)

    Make a one time donation of any amount here: https://www.paypal.me/supportuntoldCW

    Make a monthly payment through Patreon and get the most up to date news on the podcast! Also, if you choose the 2,3, or 4 tier, you’ll be able to ask the experts questions ahead of time!

    https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=tru


    Check us out on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube:

    https://www.facebook.com/untoldcivilwar/ 
    https://www.instagram.com/untold_civil_war/

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMMWx


    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=true)

    • 32 min
    St. Patrick's Day Special: The Irish Experience in the Civil War.

    St. Patrick's Day Special: The Irish Experience in the Civil War.

    A St. Patrick's Day Special to pair nicely with your pint of Guinness! In order to learn more on the Irish experience in the Civil War, I sit with the team behind the, "Irish in the American Civil War Blog." Hear us tell a story that links two nations on opposite sides of the ocean.

    More on the Irish here: https://irishamericancivilwar.com/

    Checkout our website: https://untoldcivilwar.squarespace.com/

    See my new project, The Tactical Historian: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbekCvEU7ipS5shKt9lJIhg

    Music is graciously provided by Craig Duncan.

    This show is made possible by the support of our sponsors. Please check them out below:

    The Badge Maker, proudly carrying affordable, USA made products for reenactors, living history interpreters, and lovers of history. https://www.civilwarcorpsbadges.com/

    Civil War Trails is the world's largest 'Open Air Museum' offering over 1,350 sites across six states. Paddle to Frederick Douglass's birthplace, follow the Gettysburg Campaign turn-by-turn in your car, or hike to mountain tops where long forgotten earthworks and artillery positions await you. Follow Civil War Trails and create some history of your own. www.civilwartrails.org

    Military Images is America’s only magazine dedicated solely to the study of portrait photographs of Civil War soldiers. In each quarterly issue of MI, readers find a mix of analysis, case studies, examinations of material culture and personal stories that offer a unique perspective on the human aspect of the Civil War.
    http://militaryimagesmagazine.com/

    Support the show:
    (The podcast receives monetary compensation from these options.)

    Make a one time donation of any amount here: https://www.paypal.me/supportuntoldCW

    Make a monthly payment through Patreon and get the most up to date news on the podcast! Also, if you choose the 2,3, or 4 tier, you’ll be able to ask the experts questions ahead of time!

    https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=tru


    Check us out on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube:

    https://www.facebook.com/untoldcivilwar/ 
    https://www.instagram.com/untold_civil_war/

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMMWx
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=true)

    • 41 min
    Battle Cry of Freedom: Civil War Re-fought with Mouse and Keyboard.

    Battle Cry of Freedom: Civil War Re-fought with Mouse and Keyboard.

    A record for the most international panel yet! I Sit with the developers behind the computer game, Battle Cry of Freedom, to get a behind the scenes look at the hit game that was released March 1st, 2022.

    Learn more and purchase the game at the links below:

    https://www.fsegames.eu/pages/index.html

    https://store.steampowered.com/app/1358710/Battle_Cry_of_Freedom/

    Checkout our website: https://untoldcivilwar.squarespace.com/

    See my new project, The Tactical Historian: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbekCvEU7ipS5shKt9lJIhg

    Music is graciously provided by Craig Duncan.

    This show is made possible by the support of our sponsors. Please check them out below:

    The Badge Maker, proudly carrying affordable, USA made products for reenactors, living history interpreters, and lovers of history. https://www.civilwarcorpsbadges.com/

    Civil War Trails is the world's largest 'Open Air Museum' offering over 1,350 sites across six states. Paddle to Frederick Douglass's birthplace, follow the Gettysburg Campaign turn-by-turn in your car, or hike to mountain tops where long forgotten earthworks and artillery positions await you. Follow Civil War Trails and create some history of your own. www.civilwartrails.org

    Military Images is America’s only magazine dedicated solely to the study of portrait photographs of Civil War soldiers. In each quarterly issue of MI, readers find a mix of analysis, case studies, examinations of material culture and personal stories that offer a unique perspective on the human aspect of the Civil War.
    http://militaryimagesmagazine.com/

    Support the show:
    (The podcast receives monetary compensation from these options.)

    Make a one time donation of any amount here: https://www.paypal.me/supportuntoldCW

    Make a monthly payment through Patreon and get the most up to date news on the podcast! Also, if you choose the 2,3, or 4 tier, you’ll be able to ask the experts questions ahead of time!

    https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=tru


    Check us out on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube:

    https://www.facebook.com/untoldcivilwar/ 
    https://www.instagram.com/untold_civil_war/

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMMWxeF5zojtN8_NeWtyULw?vie
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/user?u=51151470&fan_landing=true)

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
51 Ratings

51 Ratings

Spencer Shooter ,

Spencer shooter

Great content
Sometimes it’s hard to hear… audio could be better

intrigued squirrel ,

Bad audio

The audio is horrible

Was there any instruction before starting this podcast on this

Brewt.Scamander ,

Super interesting!

The title says it all and I love hearing these stories.

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