Speakers

2018

October:

2nd: Chris Mackowski, “Grant’s Last Battle,” Brunswick (NC) Civil War Roundtable

3rd: Derek Maxfield & Tracy Ford perform “Now we stand by each other always,”  Hornell Public Library, Hornell, NY, 7:00 PM

5-7th: Eric Wittenberg, “The Second Ride Around McClellan” Middleburg Civil War Conference, Middleburg, VA

6th: Kevin Pawlak, ‘Today You Must Fight Harder’: The Confederate Defense of the Sunken Road,” Mosby Heritage Area Association Civil War Conference, Middleburg, VA

9th: Chris Mackowski, “Grant’s Last Battle,” Southern Maryland Civil War Roundtable, College of Southern Maryland, LaPlata, MD

9th: Sarah Kay Bierle, “To Save Lives: Civil War Medicine,” Colony Cousins Genealogy Society, Murrieta, CA

11th: Chris Kolakowski, “The Two Georges: Marshall and Patton,” George Marshall Foundation, Lexington, VA

12th: Paige Gibbons-Backus, “Revealing the Chaos and Carnage of the Hospitals of First Manassas,” the National Museum of Civil War Medicine’s Annual Conference of Civil War Medicine, Gettysburg, PA. 

13th: Kevin Pawlak, “’They persevered in their glorious work’”: The Army of Northern Virginia’s Medical Corps in the Gettysburg Campaign,” National Museum of Civil War Medicine’s Annual Conference of Civil War Medicine, Gettysburg, PA

17th: Meg Groeling, “Civil War Base Ball,” North Bay Civil War Round Table, Santa Rosa, CA

18th: Dwight Hughes, “Unvexed Waters: The Mississippi River Squadron,” Powhatan County Civil War Round Table, VA

November:

1st: Chris Kolakowski, “Life and Times of Arthur MacArthur,” North Shore CWRT (Long Island)

11th: Julie Mujic, “Hidden Monuments: War Memorialization and the Search for World War I in Columbus, Ohio,” Franklin County Memorial Hall, Columbus, OH

13th: Kevin Pawlak, “Antietam Endgame: September 18-20, 1862,” First Defenders Civil War Round Table of Berks County, Reading, PA

14th: Sarah Kay Bierle, Topic TBD, Inland Empire Civil War Round Table, Redlands, CA

14th: Kevin Pawlak, “Hunting the Gray Ghost,” Phil Kearny Civil War Round Table, Wayne, NJ

20th: Sarah Kay Bierle, “Then Christmas Came: The Justification & Condemnation of War,” Los Angeles Civil War Round Table, Los Angeles, CA

December:

1st: Sarah Kay Bierle, Civil War Christmas Living History Event at Drum Barracks, Wilmington, CA

10th: Doug Crenshaw, The Seven Days, Richmond Civil War Roundtable

10th: Phill Greewalt: “Prospect Hill and the Battle of Fredericksburg,” Western North Carolina Civil War Roundtable

10th: Chris Mackowski, “PLENTY OF BLAME TO SHARE: AMBROSE BURNSIDE AND THE BATTLE OF FREDERICKSBURG,” American Civil War Museum, Richmond, VA

10th: Kevin Pawlak, “Antietam Endgame: September 18-20, 1862,” Mahoning Valley Civil War Round Table, Canfield, OH

12th: Edward Alexander, “Dawn of Victory: Breakthrough at Petersburg,” Lynchburg CWRT, Lynchburg, VA

17th: Chris Mackowski, “Simply Murder: The Battle of Fredericksburg,” Central Delaware Civil War Roundtable, Dover, DE

2019

January:

9th: Chris Mackowski, “Strike Them a Blow: Battle Along the North Anna River,” Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Porter Branch, Stafford, VA

10th: Chris Mackowski, “Second-Guessing Richard Ewell,” Montgomery County (MD) Civil War Roundtable

15th: Sarah Kay Bierle, “Then Christmas Came: The Justification & Condemnation of War,” Orange County Civil War Round Table, CA

23rd: Chris Mackowski, “The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson,” St. Louis (MO) Civil War Roundtable

March:

11th: Chris Mackowski, “Grant’s Last Battle,” Broome County Arts Council, Binghamton, NY

14th: Chris Mackowski, “Second-Guessing Richard Ewell,” Cape Fear Civil War Roundtable, Wilmington, NC

23rd: Chris Mackowski, “Grant’s Last Battle,” Liberty University Civil War Conference, Lynchburg, VA

April:

13th: Chris Mackowski, “The Great Battle Never Fought: Mine Run,” Louisville (KY) Civil War Roundtable

23rd: Edward Alexander, “Dawn of Victory: Breakthrough at Petersburg,” Williamsburg CWRT, Williamsburg, VA

May:

14th: Chris Mackowski, “The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson,” Richmond (VA) Civil War Roundtable, Richmond, VA

16th: Sarah Kay Bierle, Powhatan County Civil War Round Table, VA

16th: Dwight Hughes, “Rebel Odyssey: The Cruise of the CSS Shenandoah,” Hershey (PA) Civil War Roundtable

28th: Chris Mackowski, TBD, Brunswick Civil War Roundtable, Southport, NC

June:

8th: Chris Mackowski, Oklahoma Civil War Symposium, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, Chickasha, OK 

12th: Chris Mackowski, “That Furious Struggle: Chancellorsville and the High Tide of the Confederacy,” California University of Pennsylvania Civil War Roundtable

20th: Chris Mackowski, “Hell Itself: The Battle of the Wilderness,” Hershey (PA) Civil War Roundtable

September:

10th: Chris Mackowski, First Defenders Civil War Roundtable, Reading, PA

26th: Chris Mackowski, Buffalo Civil War Roundtable, Buffalo, NY

October:

7th: Chris Mackowski, “The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson,” Kingsport (TN) Civil War Roundtable

8th: Chris Mackowski, “The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson,” Knoxville (TN) Civil War Roundtable

November:

9th: Chris Mackowski, bus tour of the Wilderness, Hershey (PA) Civil War Round Table

December:
5th: Sarah Kay Bierle, “Then Christmas Came: The Justification & Condemnation Of War In 1862,” Cobb Civil War Round Table, Atlanta, GA

2020

June:

15th: Chris Mackowski, “The Battle of the Bloody Angle at Spotsylvania Court House,” The Greater Pittsburgh (PA) Civil War Roundtable

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