Explore History in Missouri This Spring

One of my favorite things about the Spring and Summer months is to get out and explore battlefields, museums, and historic sites. I have compiled a list of upcoming events (lectures and tours) that are about Missouri in the Civil War.

Note: These events were compiled by Kristen Pawlak. None of the following events have paid advertising on this site. If there is an event missing from this list, please visit the Contact Page

March 9 @ 10:00am: Life on the Homefront: Julia Dent Grant and the Civil War – Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site (St. Louis)

March 16 @ 9:00am: The Generals of Jefferson Barracks with Marc Kollbaum – Missouri Civil War Museum (St. Louis)

March 16 @ 2:00pm and 7:00pm: Presentations on Elizabeth Keckly and First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln – Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield (Republic)

March 26 @ 10:30am: The Role of St. Louis’ German Americans in the Civil War (Continuing Ed Class) – Missouri History Museum (St. Louis)

April 2 @ 6:00pm: African American Experience in Missouri: Lincoln University with Gary R. Kremer – University of Missouri’s Memorial Student Union (Columbia)

April 3 @ 7:00pm: Memorial, Memory, and the Missouri State Museum – Missouri State Museum (Jefferson City)

April 4 @ 7:00pm: Building the Bootheal: African American Workers and Waterways – Cape Girardeau Public Library (Cape Girardeau)

April 13 @ 9:00am: Guerrillas and Guerrilla Hunters with Jim Erwin – Missouri Civil War Museum (St. Louis)

April 18 @ 6:00pm: Underneath It All: Victorian Undergarments – Alexander Majors Barn (Kansas City)

May 11 @9:00am: Civil War Medicine Symposium – Missouri Civil War Museum (St. Louis)

 


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