THE "OLD LINER" NEWSLETTER

UPCOMING EVENTS

August 22-23, 2015 - 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
- 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
- Anniversary of the formation of the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. Special programs at the site. Free with park admission. 
nps.gov/anti

September 4, 2015
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Living history, “A Night at the Museum — A Private Soldier’s War,” evening tours of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine with living history characters. 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 pm. $15. 
www.civilwarmed.org or 301-695-1864

September 5, 2015
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Bus tour, “John Wilkes Booth Escape Route,” sponsored by the Surratt House Museum in Clinton. 7:15 am-7 pm. $85. Reservations: 301-868-1121. 
surrattmuseum.org

September 5, 2015
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Tour, “The Valiant Stand of Thomas’s Brigade,” explore the Cedar Creek battlefield. Meets at 7712 Main St, Middletown. 2 pm. Free. 
nps.gov/cebe

September 12, 2015
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Walking tour, “Civil War Alexandria,” meets at the Lyceum, 201 S Washington St, Alexandria. 10 am. $12/advance, $15/day of tour. 
leefendallhouse.org or 703-548-1789.

September 12-13, 2015
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“The 27th Indiana and Lee’s Lost Orders,” living history, programs and exhibit relating to the Lee’s “Lost Orders” that fell into Union hands near Frederick prior to Antietam, at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. Free. 
nps.gov/mono

September 13, 2015
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“Remembering the Civil War,” with Dr. “Bud” Robertson, at Highland School, 597 Broadview Ave, Warrenton. 2 pm. $50. mosbyheritagearea.org

September 15, 2015
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“Blue Spy vs. Gray Spy: Secrets of Civil War Espionage,” a Smithsonian program at the Rupley Center, 1100 Jefferson Drive SW, Washington. 6:45-8:45 pm. $45. 
smithsonianassociates.org (click on Civil War)

September 17, 2015
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Anniversary activities at the Antietam National Battlefield including 7 am Cornfield program and all-day battlefield hike beginning at 9:30 am. Free with park admission. 
nps.gov/anti

September 18-19, 2015
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“Legacy Weekend,” sponsored by the Seminary Ridge Museum in Gettysburg. Includes talks, special programs and a Saturday evening luminaria on Seminary Ridge. Opens 6:30 pm Friday. Details, registration: 
seminaryridgemuseum.org

September 19, 2015
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 Anniversary activities on and near the Third Winchester battlefield. Tours, living history, kids’ activities and more at the battlefield site, downtown and at Star Fort. Most free. 
shenandoahatwar.org/third-winchester-151st-anniversary-programs

September 18-20, 2015
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  “Mosby Bus Tour,” leaves from the Truro Rectory, 10520 Main St, Fairfax. 8:30 am-5:30 pm. $75. Reservations, info: 703-971-4984.

September 26, 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

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

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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