THE "OLD LINER" NEWSLETTER

UPCOMING EVENTS

January 22, 2017  - Lecture, “The Battle of Monocacy: The Fight that Saved Washington D.C.,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1 pm. Free. nps.gov/gett/planyourvisit/interpretation.htm

January 24, 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 re-enactor Michael Schaffer will provide a Power Point based presentation on the significance of the United States Colored Troops (USCT).

January 28, 2017  - Civil War Ball, winter event sponsored by the Civilians of Gettysburg at the Gettysburg Hotel, 1 Lincoln Square. Practice 10 am-noon, reception 5-6 pm, dinner/dancing 6-11 pm. $75 for all. Details, sign up: civiliansofgettysburg.com

January 28, 2017  - Lecture, “Debacle at Balls Bluff: The Battle that Changed the War,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1 pm. Free.nps.gov/gett/planyourvisit/interpretation.htm

January 29, 2017  Lecture, “’Vincit Qui Patitur’: The Life of an American Armsmaker –Colonel Samuel Colt,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1 pm. Free. nps.gov/gett/planyourvisit/interpretation.htm

February 4, 2017 -  Lecture, “‘… one of the most brilliant victories of the war turned into one of the most disgraceful defeats…’ The Fatal Halt at Cedar Creek,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1 pm. Free. nps.gov/gett/planyourvisit/interpretation.htm

February 4, 2017 - Chesapeake Civil War Roundtable, Russell Rockefeller speaking on -" One Man's War: the Civil War tale of John B. Anderson”, 7 p.m. in room 219 of the Cade Building on the campus of Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, MD.
410-777-2428

February 11, 2017 - Lecture, “The Controversial Court Marshall of Fitz John Porter,” at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 1 pm. Free. nps.gov/gett/planyourvisit/interpretation.htm

February 15, 2017 - The CWRT of the District of Columbia and the Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia present Noah Andre Trudeau speaking on “Lincoln at City Point”. 6 pm Fort McNair Officer’s Club, Washington, DC, $ For further info: < http://cwrtdc-meetings.blogspot.com/>

February 18, 2017 - “Women of Color in the Civil War,” special program at the Nature Center, 5200 Glover Road NW,  Rock Creek Park in Washington. Noon. Free. nps.gov/rocr

February 18, 2017 - Tour, “This Tide of Wounded,” the Lee-Fendall House as a Civil War hospital. Tour of the house and grounds, 614 Oronoco St, Alexandria, begins 10 am. $10 at door, $8 advance. leefendallhouse.org

February 18, 2017 - Seminar, annual event at Longwood University in Farmville, VA, featuring talks by notable historians. Free. nps.gov/apco

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

 

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

          Robert Ford, President rfordjazz@yahoo.com,
Martin French, Vice-President

Ray Atkins, Treasurer, 410-879-8828 atkinsray1@verizon.net
Lee Hodges, Secretary

Walter Price, Asst. Secretary/Treasurer, Robert Toelle, Board Member,

Michael Hill, Board Member,  Bill Rixham, Board Member

Nils Lehneis, Web Master  baltcwrt@verizon.net
Earle Hollenbaugh
, Newsletter Editor, 410-788-3525
sawred66@gmail.com

 

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