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Lecture at St. John’s College on Annapolis during the Civil War
FOR RELEASE: February 22, 2012
CONTACT: Gregory Shook, 410-626-2539
The Annapolis History Consortium presents “1862: Annapolis Oppressed,” a look at Annapolis in the early phase of the Civil War. The Consortium is an informal organization of more than 100 professional and amateur historians who meet to discuss the history of the Annapolis area. The presentation will take place in Francis Scott Key Auditorium on April 3 at 8:15 p.m.
The Maryland History Lecture series is co-sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Trust for Preservation and the Friends of St. John’s College. Each history lecture is preceded by a seated dinner. Dinners, held at 7:15 p.m. in Randall Hall, must be paid for in advance. A single reservation is $35. To reserve, contact Molly Burnett at 410-626-2881 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming History Lecture Events
March 6 “The War of 1812 in the Chesapeake Area” by Scott S. Sheads, ranger, National Park Service at Fort McHenry. Sheads is a ranger, historian and historic weapons officer at Fort McHenry, Baltimore, Md. He is co-author of “The War of 1812 in the Chesapeake.”
May 15 “Camp Parole” by Willard R. Mumford, chairman, Anne Arundel County Trust for Preservation.