Prologue Magazine

Prologue | Spring 2015

Vol. 47, no. 1

Title card for "Ending the Bloodshed"

Lee's surrender to Grant at Appomattox was the most significant surrender of the war, but it wasn't the official end of the Civil War.


Title card for "An Imposter if Ever There Was One"

Charles De Arnaud was the most infamous government claimant of the Gilded Age.


Title card for "A Fortune in Gold Dust"

George Adams skimmed a fortune of gold dust off Klondike miners' takings.




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