The American Civil War

The Alabama Civil War Round Table... established 1990 Birmingham, AL

The ACWRT is a not-for profit organization providing a broad forum for a non-partisan study, education, and discussion, regarding the American Civil War 1861-1865. We also support the preservation of Civil War Battlefields, Flags, and many more related activities and interests.

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The 2013-2014 ACWRT Board of Directors

Trivia Question:
September 1st was the 150th Anniversary of Hood abandoning Atlanta and as a part of that withdrawal; Hood had his men set fire to an 80 car train loaded with munitions. The result of that was the famous scene from Gone With the Wind where Rhett (silhouetted by flames) was trying to save the women by escaping in a wagon. Now, here is the trivia question: David O. Selznick used the sets from three movies to create this spectacular fire-#1 was the GWTW set and the other two were from popular movies of that era. What were they?

The answer can be found on the About Us page.
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