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Our Next Program - December 18th

"JUBAL EARLY’S 1864 RAID"

Presented by: Jay Wertz


Map of Jubal Early's 1864 Raid
What factors hindered the Rebel Army, and limited the scale of this invasion? Why was it simply known as Jubal Early’s 1864 Raid? Were there notable outcomes of this campaign? Was it an adequate combat test for the Washington fort system; or, was it best known for giving President Lincoln his first eyewitness view of a Civil War battle in progress?

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Meeting Schedule for 2018 and 2019


TUESDAYS
SPEAKER
TOPIC
18 Sept 2018
Steven and Patrice Demory
“Thaddeus Lowe and the U.S. Balloon Corps”
16 Oct 2018
Jay Kelly
“Railroads of the Civil War”
20 Nov 2018
Sarah Kay Bierle
“Then Christmas Came: The Justification and Condemnation of War in 1862”
18 Dec 2018
Jay Wertz
“Jubal Early’s 1864 Raid”
15 Jan 2019
Dave Schrader
“Blockaders and Blockade-Runners: The Anaconda Plan in Action ”
19 Feb 2019
Bruce Smith
“Life of a Union Cavalryman”
19 Mar 2019
TBA
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16 April 2019
TBA
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14 May 2019
TBA 
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18 June 2019
TBA
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