THE "OLD LINER" NEWSLETTER
February 26, 2017 - Lecture, “Thomas Francis Meagher,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1 pm. Free.nps.gov/gett/planyourvisit/interpretation.htm
February 28, 2017 - Baltimore Civil War Roundtable monthly meeting, Parkville Senior Center, 8601 Harford Rd, Baltimore, MD., Doors open at 7:00, Business meeting and speaker at 7:30. Historian and author Greg Clemmer looks into the life of CSA Gen. “Allegany” Johnson
March 4, 2017 - Bus tour, “Civil War Battles at Kelly’s Ford and Bristoe Station,” a Smithsonian tour with Ed Bearss. Leaves from 550 C St SW, Washington. 7:45 am-7 pm. $190. smithsonianassociates.org (click Civil War).
March 4, 2017 - Lecture, “Nurse Cornelia Hancock,” at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick. 2:30 pm. Free with admission. civilwarmed.org
March 4, 2017 - Lecture, “’In violation of the laws and customs of war’: Andersonville and the Trial of Henry Wirz,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1 pm. Free. nps.gov/gett/planyourvisit/interpretation.htm
March 4-5, 2017 - Living history, talks and more, “Battle of Hampton Roads Weekend,” at the Mariners’ Museum in Newport News.battleofhamptonroads.com
March 9, 2017 -
Chesapeake Civil War Roundtable, Calvin Zion speaking on -" Divided We Fall:
The Confedceracy’s collapse from within”, 7 p.m. in room 219 of the Cade
Building on the campus of Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, MD.
March 18, 2017 - Hike, “The Irish Brigade at Antietam,” at the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. 1-3 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti
March 18, 2017 - Symposium, “Abraham Lincoln,” at Ford’s Theatre. 9 am-5 pm. Free. Registration, ticket info: fords.org
March 18, 2017 - Symposium, “The Environment in the Civil War,” lectures and panel at the Seminary Ridge Museum in Gettysburg. 8:30 am-5:15 pm. $100. seminaryridgemuseum.weebly.com
March 25, 2017 - Walking tour, “Beyond the Battlefield,” Alexandria’s Old Town Civil War sites. Begins at the Lyceum, 201 S Washington St, Alexandria. 10 am. $20 at door, $15 advance. leefendallhouse.org
March 25-26, 2017 - Anniversary activities on the Kernstown battlefield south of Winchester. Living history, tours and more. 8:30 am-4 pm Saturday with 9 am tour. Special program noon and 2 pm Sunday. Free. kernstownbattle.org
March 26, 2017 - Lecture, “Farms of Gettysburg: Abraham Brian Farm,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1 pm. Free.nps.gov/gett/planyourvisit/interpretation.htm
March 28, 2017 - Baltimore Civil War Roundtable monthly meeting, Parkville Senior Center, 8601 Harford Rd, Baltimore, MD., Doors open at 7:00, Business meeting and speaker at 7:30.
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