Category Archives: Upcoming Events

ECW Weekender: A Day in the Life of a Soldier

Here’s a phenomenal ECW Weekender opportunity from the Friends of the Wilderness Battlefield. Hear first-person portrayals of the lives of Union and Confederate soldiers and surgeons. Take a walking tour of the Wilderness Tavern and the grounds of Ellwood. Also, … Continue reading

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ECW Weekender: An 18th Century Living History Event at Ellwood Manor

Our colleagues at the Friends of Wilderness Battlefield sent along this great Weekender opportunity for the end of the month. Not only is it an opportunity to visit Ellwood on the Chancellorsville and Wilderness battlefields, but a way to look … Continue reading

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September-October 2018 Presentations

September: 8th: Derek Maxfield & Tracy Ford perform “Now we stand by each other always,” Clarendon Historical Society, Clarendon, NY; part of the 2018 Orleans County Heritage Festival, 2:00 PM  9th: Kevin Pawlak and Rob Orrison, “Highway to War: Loudoun Valley … Continue reading

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ECW Pop-Up Tour: Hartsuff’s Brigade at Antietam

Get ready! Sunday, July 22, 2018, is the date for an ECW Pop-Up Tour at Antietam. Register and grab some water and walking shoes and come join Kevin Pawlak and Dan Welch for a special tour. What: A caravan tour … Continue reading

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ECW Weekender: Camels at Vicksburg National Military Park!

Come on out and join the Texas Camel Corps on July 21, 2018! This special event is being held at Vicksburg National Military Park once again, highlighting a unique aspect of the western theater of the Civil War: camels!

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July-August 2018 Presentations

July: 12-15th: Chris Mackowski, Civil War Trust Teachers Institute, Valley Forge, PA 16th: Chris Kolakowski, “Stones River,” Charlottesville CWRT 19th: Chris Mackowski, “Grant’s Last Battle,” Powhatan Civil War Roundtable, Pawhatan, VA

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2018 Symposium Schedule Released

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve released the schedule for Emerging Civil War’s 5th Annual Symposium! Keep in mind it’s a tentative schedule – subject to minor changes – but here’s the timing and the plan… If you’re planning to … Continue reading

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June-July Presentations

June: 2nd: Gazette665 Civil War History Conference 1863: Battling For Freedom, Temecula, CA Daniel T. Davis – “First Command: George A. Custer in the Gettysburg Campaign” Sarah Kay Bierle – “A City at War: Richmond’s 1863” 2nd & 3rd: Chris Mackowski, North Anna and … Continue reading

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Last Call – Registration Closing For Southern California Civil War Conference

On May 30, 2018, registration closes for Gazette665’s Civil War History Conference. If you’re thinking about attending this annual event, this is last call on the tickets. Need some event details? The fast facts are below, and you can see … Continue reading

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May-June Presentations

7th: Kristopher White, “The Fight for Burnside Bridge,” at the Mahoning Valley Civil War Roundtable (OH) 15th: Sarah Kay Bierle, topic to be determined, Sons of the American Revolution, Irvine, CA 20th-23rd: Dwight Hughes, “Civil War on the Rivers,” North American Society for … Continue reading

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