THE "OLD LINER" NEWSLETTER

UPCOMING EVENTS

July 25, 2015 - “Walk Pickett’s Charge,” at the Gettysburg NMP, guided tour led by Civil War Trust guides. Meets at the Virginia Monument on the battlefield. 10 am. Free. Register: civilwar.org

July 25, 2015
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Living history, “Ship’s Company,” life in “Mr. Lincoln’s Navy” at the USS Constellation in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. 10 am-4 pm. Free with admission. shipscompany.org

July 25, 2015
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Illustrated talk, “Guarding the Railroad,” at the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore. Noon. Free with admission. borail.org

July 25, 2015
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Anniversary commemoration of the Second Battle of Kernstown at the KBA property off Route 11, south of Winchester. Walking tours 10:30 am and 2 pm. Free, donations welcome. kernstownbattle.org

July 25-26, 2015
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Living history, “Artillery Weekend” at the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. Camp and demonstrations. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti

July 28, 2015
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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 Dr. Lester Brooks will speak on the Battle of Chattanooga

August 01, 2015
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Talk, “The Mummified Arm,” at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick. 2:30 pm. Free. civilwarmed.org

August 1-2, 2015
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Living history, “Under Fire: The Battle of Bolivar Heights, 1862,” at the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Camp all weekend, demonstrations at 1, 2 and 3 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/hafe

August 1-2, 2015
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Living history, “Signal Corps Weekend,” at the Pry House Field Hospital Museum in Keedysville (Antietam battlefield). 11 am-5 pm. civilwarmed.org

August 8, 2015
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Lecture, “The United States Colored Troops to the Rescue,” at the Surratt House Museum in Clinton. 4 pm. Free.surrattmuseum.org

August 8-9, 2015
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“If These Walls Could Talk,” special archeological programs at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. Free.nps.gov/mono

August 21, 2015
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Walking tour, “Recalled to Life: Star Fort in War and Peace,” meets at Star Fort, Fortress Drive and US 522 in Winchester. 7 pm. Free. nps.gov/cebe

August 21-23, 2015
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Living history programs and more, “Civil War Weekend,” in downtown Manassas. Includes the burning of a reproduction of a railroad car. Free. manassasmuseum.org

August 22-23, 2015
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Civil War Weekend with living history, tours, talks and more in Winchester and Frederick and Clarke counties. Tours, living history, talks and more. visitwinchesterva.com

August 25, 2015
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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 Tom Clemens will discuss the Battle of Antietam (Sharpsburg)

August 29-30, 2015
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Anniversary of the formation of the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. Special programs at the site. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti

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.

Upcoming Speakers
August 25, 2015 – Tom Clemens – Antietam (Sharpsburg)
September 22, 2015 – John Priest – Gettysburg, The Second Day
October 27, 2015 - Jean Baker – Mary Lincoln

The Officers of the Baltimore Civil War Roundtable

Robert Ford, President, rfordjazz@yahoo.com
Ray Atkins, Treasurer,
410-879-8828  atkinsray1@verizon.net -
Steve Wiseman, Secretary  steve@wisemancpa.com
Don Macreadie
, Asst. Secretary/Treasurer, 410-870-3072 (
kiddon@comcast.net)
Lee Hodges, Board Member - Robert Toelle, Board Member,
Nils Lehneis, Web Master  baltcwrt@verizon.net
Earle Hollenbaugh
, Newsletter Editor, 410-788-3525 (
sawred66@yahoo.com)

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