September 24, 2016 - Living history, “Ship’s Company,” Civil War naval demonstrations at the U.S.S. Constellation, docked in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. 10 am-4 pm. Free with admission. historicships.org
September 24, 2016 - Bus tour, “John Wilkes Booth Escape Route,” all-day tour begins at the Surrratt House Museum in Clinton. $85. Details, reservations: surrattmuseum.org/booth-escape-tour
September 24, 2016 - Walking tour and book signing, “Third Winchester.” Tour begins at 170 Getty Lane in Winchester. 10 am (walking tour).
September 24-25, 2016 - Living history, “Aftermath of Battle,” U.S. Sanitary Commission at the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti
September 24, 2016 - 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. William S. Connery will discuss his History Press book, Mosby’s raids in Civil War Northern Virginia
October 1, 2016 - Walking tour, “Death and Destruction in Downtown Frederick,” begins at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick. 3 pm. A “pay what you
please” event. civilwarmed.org
October 1, 2016 - Hike, “North Anna Battlefield,” first look at newly opened sites with REL Krick. Tour begins 12426 Noel Road, Doswell. Three-hour guided walk begins 9 am. Free. nps.gov/rich
October 1-2, 2016 - Living history at Fort Frederick State Park near Big Pool. Camps and demonstrations 10 am-3 pm both days. $5/car. 301-842-2155.
October 1-2, 2016 - Living history camp and demonstrations at the Gettysburg NMP (Pitzer Woods/Spangler Spring). Free. nps.gov/gett
October 7, 2016 - “Inspired by Gettysburg,” the Gettysburg NMP artist-in-residence at the Lincoln Railroad Station in Gettysburg. 5-8 pm. Free. nps.gov/gett
October 7-9, 2016 - North-South Skirmish Association’s National Competition, live-fire historic weapons, at Fort Shenandoah near Winchester.
Free for spectators. n-ssa.org
October 8, 2016 - “An Evening with the Painting,” after-hours, behind-the-scenes extended tour of the Gettysburg Cyclorama in the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 6 pm. $20/adult. Tickets: gettysburgfoundation.org
October 8, 2016 - Seminar, “Thomas ‘Stonewall’ Jackson,” at the Kernstown Battlefield and the Jackson Headquarters in Winchester. 10 am-4 pm. $20. kernstownbattle.org
October 14-15, 2016 - Longstreet Society Seminar, “Longstreet and His Lieutenants at Gettysburg,” in Gettysburg. Tours and lectures.longstreet.org
October 22, 2016 - Fall Battlefield Hike on the Monterey Pass battlefield. Begins at the Monterey Pass Battlefield Museum/Park, 14325 Buchanan Trail East. near
Waynesboro Noon-2 pm. Free. montereypassbattlefield.org
The next set of Wayne Schaumberg led Green Mount Cemetery walking tours will take place on Saturday morning October 8, 15, 22, and 29. The tours begin at 9:30 am
and last about two hours. Reservations ($) are required and can be made by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founded in 1839, Green Mount Cemetery is the final resting place of Johns Hopkins, Enoch Pratt, William and Henry Walters, the Garrett family, Betsy Patterson,
John Wilkes Booth, Walter Lord, and many other famous Marylanders.
Our October speaker is author and Lincoln assassination expert Jim Garrett. He will speak on Baltimoreans Involved in the Lincoln Assassination.
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