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22nd Annual Civil War Symposium: First Ladies of Civil War History

October 19 @ 9:00 am - October 21 @ 5:00 pm

Pamplin Historical Park’s First All-Female Civil War Panel

Speakers & Topics

Dr. Anne Sarah Rubin, University of Maryland
Through the Heart of Dixie: Sherman’s March and America

Dr. Jennifer Murray, University of Virginia at Wise
‘And So The Murderous Work Went On’: Tactics of the Civil War

Dr. Lesley J. Gordon, University of Alabama
General George E. Pickett in Life and Legend

Dr. Margaret Creighton, Bates College, Maine
The Colors of Courage: Gettysburg’s Forgotten History Immigrants, Women, and African Americans
In the Civil War’s Defining Battle

Dr. Kathryn Shively Meier, Virginia Commonwealth University
Nature’s Civil War: Common Soldiers and the Environment in 1862 Virginia

Dr. Catherine Clinton, University of Texas at San Antonio
Divided Houses: Gender and the Civil War

Dr. Barbara Gannon, University of Central Florida
Won Cause: Black and White Comradeship in The Grand Army of the Republic

Park Members pay $309 per person and non-members pay $339. The price includes all
lectures, the Friday night reception, two mid-morning coffee breaks, two lunches, and
the Saturday night banquet. Space is limited and reservations are required. A letter of
confirmation will be sent to registrants.

Space is limited so register today. See and print registration form here.

Details

Start:
October 19 @ 9:00 am
End:
October 21 @ 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Pamplin Historical Park
Phone:
804-861-2408
Email:
memberservices@pamplinpark.org
Website:
www.pamplinpark.org

Venue

Pamplin Historical Park
6125 Boydton Plank Road
Petersburg, VA 23803 United States
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Phone:
804-861-2408
Website:
pamplinpark.org