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Free Persons of Color

Underground Railroad

The Violent Decade

US Colored Troops

Civil War

Year of Jubilee (1863)


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York Civil War Round Table 2011 Schedule:

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 Le Fevre - "They Called Him Extra Billy: Governor-General William Smith of Virginia"

December - No Meeting ! Happy Holidays !

We thank the York County Heritage Trust for another year of hosting the York Civil War Round Table. Third Wednesday of every month; 7 p.m., YCHT, 250 E. Market Street, York PA 17043


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