The Fourth Annual Charlotte-Mecklenburg Civil War Symposium

The Fourth Annual Charlotte-Mecklenburg Civil War Symposium

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Symposium Schedule:

8:30 am Continental breakfast and coffee
8:45 am Announcements
9:00 am Olivia Black, Beyond the First Shots: Fort Sumter’s Role in the Defense of Charleston Harbor:1861-1865
10:00 am Dr. Rodney Steward, The Rise and Fall of the Southern Rights Party: Revisiting Secession in North Carolina
11:00 am Ken Lautzenheiser, The North Carolina Memories of Matilda Lamb Morton
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Charen Bishop Fink, The Roles of Civil War Women in the Carolinas: 1861-1865
2:00 pm Q & A moderated by Dr. Jim Sasser
3:00 pm Symposium Concludes

Symposium Fees:

$10 Registration
$10 Lunch

Tags: Schools And Education, Museum, Lecture, Symposium

Event Details

Date: April 21, 2018
Time: 8:30am - 3:00pm

The Charlotte Museum of History
3500 Shamrock Dr.
Charlotte, North Carolina 28212


The Charlotte Museum of History

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