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Civil War's twilight battle re-enactment in Fresno

 

A woman in period dress walks through the fog on the battlefield at dusk, calling out in earnest searching for a loved one during this year's annual The Civil War Revisited, held at Kearney Park Saturday, October 22, 2011 in Fresno, CA. The two-day event concludes Sunday and marks the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the war according to organizers. This was the first year the Widow's Walk was held and followed the Twilight Battle reenactment of the Battle of Bull Run, or First Manassas as it was known in the Confederacy.– ERIC PAUL ZAMORA/THE FRESNO BEE

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