2024-25 Southern Maryland Civil War Round Table Speaker Schedule

The Southern Maryland Civil War Round Table is pleased to announce its 2024-25 speaker schedule! All meetings will be held at the Maryland Veterans Museum, 11000 North Crain Highway, Newburg, MD. Start time is 7:00pm.

September 10, 2024:  Kevin Pawlak – “John Brown’s Raid:  Harpers Ferry and the coming of the Civil War, October 16-18,1859”

October 8, 2024:  Alex Rossino – Calamity at Frederick

November 12, 2024:  Matt Borders – Roger Brooke Taney:  Beyond Dred Scott

December 10, 2024:  Eddie Roberts – A Civilian Army and the Unwilling Participants

January 14, 2025:  Bob Crickenburger – William Hoffman:  Saint or Sinner?

February 11, 2025:  Steven Cowie – “When Hell came to Sharpsburg”

March 11, 2025:  Brad Gottfried – Seeing Antietam – The Paintings of Captain James Hope

April 8, 2025:  Sarah Kay Bierle – Battle of New Market

May 13. 2025:  Lisa Samia – John Wilkes Booth and his sister Asia Booth:  A Special Relationship

We look forward to welcoming all of these fine people to speak to us and to welcoming all of you to hear their presentations. Detailed descriptions about each speaker and their topics to be posted in the coming months. Attendance is free to all, but membership is encouraged For more information about the Southern Maryland Civil War Round Table or to learn how to join, please reach out at bsunderland@somdcwrt.org!