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Prelude to the Civil War

Oct 09, 2023 to Oct 09, 2023 11:30am - 12:45pm

Prelude to the Civil War

Dates: Mondays 9/11-10/23 – NO CLASS ON 9/25
Time: 11:30-12:45p
Age Group: Adults 18+

Program Location: Shanis Auditorium

Description:  A look at the Prelude to the American Civil War – covering North & South politics, what led to the Fort Sumpter standoff, and the opposing sides at the beginning of the War.

Instructor: West Point grad James Brown has a Masters in American History from UPenn. His 2 great-grandfathers fought in and survived the Civil War.

Registration: Online Registration Required. Click here to register.


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