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FROM: Dr. Clarissa Confer RE: CALU Civil War Roundtable Meeting
Sent:
6/4/2014 2:54:08 PM
To: Students, Faculty, Staff


The next monthly meeting of the Civil War Roundtable at California University of PA will be Thursday, June12, 2014 from 7:00PM to 9:00PM in the KARA-BOOKER GREAT ROOM in the KARA ALUMNI HOUSE at California University of PA.

 

The speaker is Jeanne Finstein, an amateur historian who has a special interest in Wheeling's history during the Civil War. She is also the secretary of the Ohio Valley Civil War Roundtable in Wheeling, President of Friends of Wheeling (an historic preservation organization), and treasurer of the Wheeling Area Genealogical Society.

 

Her talk will focus on the role played by Wheeling and its citizens in the formation of the State of West Virginia, other important Union efforts that took place in Wheeling during the War, and the lives and adventures of several Wheeling Confederates.

 

If anyone needs additional information please email: stonewall1863@comcast.net or phone 724-258-3406.