Continuing Education at the NCWM with the 2015 Civil War Fall Lecture Series

Posted On On: August 19, 2015 Categories Filed Under: Member News

(Harrisburg, PA) – The National Civil War Museum announces the speakers for the 2015 Civil War Fall Lecture Series. The Lectures will be held Saturdays, 1:00pm-2:00pm in our Education Gallery, first floor. The Civil War Fall Lecture Series is included in the cost of admission and Free to members of the Museum.

Saturday, September 05, 2015-Garry Adelman presents “1865 and Beyond: The people, places and events that created the legacy of the Civil War.” This program will show case unique photographic images of the period.
Saturday, September 12, 2015-Carl Westmoreland presents “The 13th Amendment—the Second Step of the Ongoing Journey to Full Citizenship”.
Saturday, September 19, 2015-Dr. Brian Mathew Jordan presents “The War Over the Peace: Reconstruction After the Civil War.” Saturday, September 26, 2015-Author and Historian Kevin M. Levin presents “Black Confederates Out of the Attic and Into the Mainstream”

About The National Civil War Museum
Opened in February 2001, The National Civil War Museum, a member of the Smithsonian Institution Affiliations Program, is a non-profit private educational institution dedicated solely to the American Civil War. It is one of the largest museums in the world which interprets the entire American Civil War from a military and civilian perspective. The Museum preserves and exhibits some of the nation’s treasures, including General Robert E. Lee’s personal Bible, and more than 24,000 artifacts, documents and photos. Admission to the Museum is $11.00 for adults, $10.00 for seniors, and $9.00 for students with reduced rates for children and families. The Museum offers complimentary ample parking. For more information, please call 717.260.1861, or visit the Museum’s website at Connect with us!;; and