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Cyclorama to be unveiled again amid diverging views of past

Feb. 22, 2019 1:06 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — At a time when counties, cities and states across the South are removing or covering up Confederate monuments, one of the world's largest paintings of the American Civil War will reopen to the public Friday. But the artwork was never intended to celebrate the Confederacy, historians say....