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2011 schedule – York Civil War Round Table

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The York Civil War Round Table charges no annual dues and admission to each meeting is free and open to the public. Meetings are the third Wednesday of every month except for December and are held at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium of the York County Heritage Trust, 250 E. Market Street, York, Pennsylvania.
Kathy Friel has assembled another great schedule of speakers and topics for the 2011 campaign.
Here is the schedule; as mentioned the public is welcome!


January 19, 2011 – Suzanne Doucette – “Southern Lady, Union Spy: Elizabeth Van Lew”
February 16, 2011 – George F. Nagle – “Pursuing a Course Unwise, Fanatical, and Disorganizing: Harrisburg’s Anti-Slavery Activists”
March 16, 2011 – John T. Krepps – “A Strong and Sudden Onslaught: The Cavalry Action at Hanover, Pennsylvania”
April 20, 2011 – Dr. Lawrence E. Keener-Farley – “The Gathering Storm: The Coming of the Civil War”
May 18, 2011 – Joseph Stahl – “Identification Discs of Union Soldiers in the Civil War at Gettysburg”
June 15, 2011 – James McClure and Scott L. Mingus, Sr. – “Civil War Voices from York County, Pennsylvania: Remembering the Rebellion and the Gettysburg Campaign”
July 20, 2011- Wayne E. Motts – “…For The Last Time On Earth: The Life and Death of First Sergeant Aaron T. Mc Naghten”
August 17, 2011 – Jean Hershner – “The Cartridge Box”
September 21, 2011 – Dr. Charles C. Fennell, Jr. – “Assault on Little Round Top: A Southern Perspective on Lost Opportunity”
September 24, 2011 – Battlefield Walk at GNMP with Dr. Charles C. Fennell, Jr. – 1 p.m.
October 19, 2011 – James A. Morgan, III – “A Little Short of Boats: The Fights at Ball’s Bluff and Edwards Ferry, October 21-23, 1861”
November 16, 2011 – Scott L. Mingus, Sr. and Ed LeFevre – “They Called Him Extra Billy: Governor-General William Smith of Virginia”
December – No Meeting! Happy Holidays!