Civil War Symposium: Immigrants & the Civil War

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Civil War Symposium: Immigrants & the Civil War

Sat., Apr 7, 2018, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
200 Tower Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55111
$10/students free, registration recommended

Join a symposium on immigration and the Civil War. 

Program Schedule
8:30 am: Registration
9 am: Welcome, Introductions and Announcements, Stephen Osman
9:15 am: Immigrants and the Civil War, William Kurtz
10 am: Minnesota Civil War Round Tables Brief Introductions
10:10 am: Break (browse a variety of Civil War-related gifts and books)
10:30 am: Germans Serving Their New Fatherland, Denis Warta
11:15 am: The Fenians and the Civil War, Patrick J. Steward
Noon: Lunch break
1 pm: Best Practices for Your Civil War Round Table, Carol VanOrnum
1:30 pm: Halvor Quie of the Minnesota Sharpshooters, Gov. Al Quie 
2:15 pm: The Civil War in Song and Story, Patricia Bauer and David Geister
3 pm: Closing

The Rochester, St. Croix Valley, Moorhead, Cannon Valley, Central Minnesota, Hiawatha Valley, Minnesota Valley, Albert Lea, Twin Cities and Litchfield G.A.R. Civil War Round Tables partner with the Minnesota Historical Society and the Minnesota Civil War Commemorative Task Force to jointly sponsor this Civil War Symposium.

2018-04-07 8:30:00 2018-04-07 8:30:00 America/Chicago Civil War Symposium: Immigrants & the Civil War Historic Fort Snelling