By Tom Vogt April 7, 2014 6 a.m.
For the better part of a century, some remarkable documents were locked up in Lewis Sutton's satchel.
By Tom Vogt April 3, 2014 6 a.m.
Lewis Sutton was in quite a fix. The Confederates surrounded his regiment during the Battle of Shiloh and captured Sutton and 235 other Union soldiers.
By Tom Vogt March 31, 2014 7:17 p.m.
The career of Army paymaster Maj. Joseph W. Wham was approaching its inglorious conclusion in 1894 when he was court-martialed at Vancouver Barracks.
By Tom Vogt March 24, 2014 6 a.m.
Conversations with descendants of local pioneers often touch on common themes.