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UPCOMING EVENTS

February 24, 2015 - Baltimore Civil War Roundtable Monthly meeting, Parkville Senior Center, 8601 Harford Rd., Baltimore, MD, Doors open at 7:00, Business meeting and Speaker: 7:30 p.m. Speaker will be Wayne Schaumberg on Baltimore in the Civil War

February 28, 2015 - Talk, Black, Copper and Bright: The District of Columbia’s Black Civil War Regiment,” at Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office, 437 Seventh St NW, Washington. 2:30 pm. Free. civilwarmed.org

February 28, 2015 - Lecture, “Monuments that Place Gettysburg in the Greater Context of the War,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1:30 pm. Free. nps.gov/gett

February 28, 2015 - An Evening with the Painting,” an “after-hours” experience with the Gettysburg Cyclorama at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 5 pm. $20/adult. gettysburgfoundation.org/18

March 1, 2015 - Film and commentary, “Buster Keaton in The General,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1:30 pm. Free. nps.gov/gett

March 7, 2015 - Talk, “The United States Colored Troops at Andersonville, Prison,” at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick. 2:30 pm. Free. civilwarmed.org

March 7, 2015 - Talk, “Women Soldiers in the Civil War,” at Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office, 437 Seventh St NW, Washington. 2:30 pm. Free. civilwarmed.org

March 7, 2015 - Lecture, “To the Brink of Collapse: The Final Campaign of the Army of Tennessee,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1:30 pm. Free. nps.gov/gett

March 13-15, 2015 - Civil War Weekend at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg. Speakers, reception and more. $275 includes all. Info: civilwar.vt.edu

March 14, 2015 – Confederate Navy/Marine Corps Day, 11:00 a.m., St. Ann’s Cemetery, Annapolis, MD., Sponsored by Capt. James I. Waddell CSM, SCV Camp #1608, Lunch and music at St. Ann’s Church Parish Hall following the ceremony, Info call Chris Russell at: 410-852-0864 or email clr987@aol.com

March 14, 2015 - Talk, “Clara Barton: Advocate for Equality,” at Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office, 437 Seventh St NW, Washington. 2:30 pm. Free.

March 20-22, 2015 - Conference, “… he Belongs to the Ages” In Memoriam — 150 years,” based at the Surratt House Museum in Clinton. Friday tour of Lincoln assassination sites in Washington, lectures Saturday, Booth escape route tour Sunday. See surrattmuseum.org/annual-conference for registration details.

March 20-22, 2015 - Symposium, “Reunion/Reconciliation,” at the Seminary Ridge Museum in Gettysburg. Details, registration: http://www.seminaryridgemuseum.org/

March 21-22, 2015 - Bus tour, “Lee’s Retreat to Appomattox,” includes Petersburg and Richmond area sites, Sailor’s Creek and Appomattox. Tour based in Manassas area. $350. Details, registration: 703-367-7872.

March 28, 2015 - Tour, “Lincoln Assassination,” begins at Ford’s Theatre and continues into Maryland with stops at the Surratt Tavern and Mudd House. 9 am-5 pm. $125. Reservations, more info: dccivilwartours.com

March 28, 2015 - Civil War Trust Park Day, annual volunteer cleanup and preservation day at Civil War battlefields and sites around the country. civilwar.org/aboutus/events/park-day

April 10-11, 2015 – Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides Spring Seminar: “The Union Right Flank: The other High Ground”, $125.00, Included: Tours/Programs with licensed Battlefield Guides, Maps and Materials, Transportation and Lunch. NOTE: This is a walking tour and will include extensive walking over varying terrain. Dress and prepare accordingly. For Info call 717-337-1709

Editor’s note

Some events may have changed by the time we go to print. When possible, please check with the event sponsor prior to attending.

The Officers of the Baltimore Civil War Roundtable

Earle Hollenbaugh, President, Newsletter Editor, 410-788-3525 (sawred66@yahoo.com)

Ray Atkins, Treasurer, 410-879-8828 - Steve Wiseman, Secretary

Don Macreadie, Asst. Secretary/Treasurer, 410-870-3072 (kiddon@comcast.net)

Lee Hodges, Board Member - Robert Ford, Board Member

Robert Toelle, Board Member, Nils Lehneis, Web Master baltcwrt@verizon.net
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