march 2018

sat31mar9:00 am12:00 pmCivil War Roundtable9:00 am - 12:00 pm Tampa Bay History Center, 801 Old Water Street, Tampa, FL, 33602

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Event Details

Pull up a seat for the Civil War Roundtable. This informative and informal gathering will examine both historical and contemporary topics related to the “War Between the States,” with guest speaker Dr. Richard Banz, executive director of the Southern Museum and Kennesaw Museum Foundation.

Stealing a General in Georgia (1st presentation)
Learn about a group of undercover Union raiders who travelled past Confederate lines in 1862 to steal a locomotive named “The General.”

Dealing with Old Dixie (2nd presentation)
Confederate symbols hold a variety of meanings for different people, evoking emotions from pride to rage and raising questions about their place in modern society.

Non Political and Non-Partisan, this half-day symposium is free and open to the public.

Time

(Saturday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location

Tampa Bay History Center

801 Old Water Street, Tampa, FL, 33602

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