2019 Civil War Symposium

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2019 Civil War Symposium

Sat., Apr 6, 2019, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
200 Tower Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55111


$10/students free, registration recommended. Limited lunches are available for advanced purchase of $15.

Attend the annual Civil War Symposium to explore the 2019 theme of working women and the Civil War.

Schedule of Events

  • 8:30 am: Registration
  • 9 am: Welcome, Introduction, and Announcements, Stephen Osman
  • 9:15 am: Working Women and the Civil War, Annette Atkins
  • 10 am: Minnesota Civil War Round Tables Brief Introductions 
  • 10:10 am: Break 
  • 11:15 am: Prostitution in the Civil War, Elizabeth Topping
  • Noon: Lunch Break
  • 1 pm: Women Under Fire: The Battles of New Ulm, Daniel Hoisington
  • 1:45 pm: Minnesota Families Surviving the Terror, Mary Bakeman
  • 2:40 pm: A Visit with Clara Barton
  • 3:15 pm: Closing Announcements, Stephen Osman

This program is presented by 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, and the Minnesota Historical Society.

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