Montgomery Meigs Civil Ware Quartermaster General

Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast was built in 1856 by Charles Delucea Meigs, a prominent physician.  For more information on Dr. Meigs, visit our history page on the website of Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast.   When he passed away, the property was … Continue reading

Fort Mifflin Military Museum in Philadelphia

Historic Fort Mifflin has living history and demonstrations throughout the year near Philadelphia.

If you are interested in the history of the War Between the States and plan a trip to Gettysburg, you will want to add a trip to Fort Mifflin located on Mud Island just outside Philadelphia to your agenda.  Likewise, … Continue reading

The Civil War Homefront: a Sunday Afternoon at Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast

Visit the home of Civil War Quartermaster General to Abraham Lincoln. Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast was built by the father of General Montgomery Meigs, Charles Delucena Meigs in 1856. Continue reading