Bryan Cheeseboro works for the National Archives, with the records of the Civil War. He is a reenactor with the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, and has also frequently portrayed a civilian of the times. He was featured on American Battlefield Trust’s Zoom Goes the History series and Antietam Live programs. He has written for the Emerging Civil War blog. His presentations to the Rock Creek, DC Civil War Round Table include t Outside of Lincoln's White House: Civil War Men and Women of the DC Metro Area; The Grand Reviews of the Civil War; and The 1st United States Colored Infantry. He is also a board member of the Alliance to Preserve the Civil War Defenses of Washington.