American Civil War Center at Tredegar

The Tredegar Iron Works in , was the biggest ironworks in the Confederacy during the American Civil War, and a significant factor in the decision to make Richmond its capital.

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The Richmond National Battlefield Park commemorates 13 American Civil War sites around , which served as the capital of the Confederate States of America for most of the war. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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Gambles Hill is a neighborhood near Downtown Richmond, Virginia. is situated 460 feet north of American Civil War Center at Tredegar. Photo: Fuzheado, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Virginia War Memorial is a 1955 memorial in Richmond, Virginia, originally dedicated to Virginians killed in World War II and the Korean War. is situated 940 feet northwest of American Civil War Center at Tredegar. Photo: Jim, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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Brown's Island is an artificial continental island on the James River in , formed by the Haxall Canal. is situated 1100 feet southeast of American Civil War Center at Tredegar.

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Oregon Hill is a historic working-class neighborhood in . Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Monroe Ward is a historic neighborhood in Downtown Richmond. Photo: Jhw57, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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Shockoe Slip is a district in the downtown area of . Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

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Jackson Ward is a historically African-American district in with a long tradition of African-American businesses. is situated 1 mile northeast of American Civil War Center at Tredegar. Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

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