Cincinnati: Gary Q. Johnson Lecture

By Amanda Nelson, posted on January 3rd, 2012.

[ January 19, 2012; 7:15 pm to 9:00 pm. ] In 1861, 74-year old General Winfield Scott recommended a broad strategy to President Lincoln to blockade the South’s 3,500-mile coastline and to invade along the Mississippi River to outflank and split the South. The press derided the idea and called it the “Anaconda Plan.” The Lincoln administration informally adopted this strategy that became a monumental […]

Columbus: Ed Lentz Lecture

By Amanda Nelson, posted on November 30th, 2011.

[ January 15, 2012; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] Columbus in Early 1862 – A Look Back at the First Year of the American Civil War

Ed Lentz, Columbus’ preeminent historian, will present a slide lecture about Columbus as it evolved after almost a year of war. Attendees will learn about Columbus’s residents, businesses and institutions as they respond to a country torn in two.

 

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Cleveland: Lecture “The Battle of Monocacy and Jubal Early’s March”

By Sonja Koehler, posted on September 28th, 2011.

[ October 12, 2011; 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Journalist and historian Marc Leepson speaks on the Battle of Monocacy and Jubal Early’s march on Washington. Presented by the Cleveland Civil War Round Table.

http://clevelandcivilwarroundtable.com/

For more information see attached flyer:  Cleveland Civil War Round Table Schedule

Cleveland: How Robert E. Lee Lost the Civil War

By Sonja Koehler, posted on September 27th, 2011.

[ April 11, 2012; 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm. ] How Robert E. Lee Lost the Civil War.   Military historian Edward Bonekemper attempts to burn off some of the historical fog shrouding Robert E. Lee and his performance as head of the Army of Northern Virginia.   Presented by the Cleveland Civil War Round Table.

http://clevelandcivilwarroundtable.com/

See attached flyer for more info:  Cleveland Civil War Round Table Flyer

Tiffin: The Origin of the American Civil War Flag Staff Eagle

By Sonja Koehler, posted on September 26th, 2011.

[ October 15, 2011; 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] “The Origin of the American Civil War Flag Staff Eagle” by Civil War Historian Dennis Wynn a collector of Regimental Eagles. One Hour program at the Museum. Saturday October 15, 2011, Museum hours 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   the program will begin at 1:00 p.m.

The American Civil War Museum of Ohio is located at  217 S. […]