April 2018 Newsletter


This Month’s Meeting:

Recovery of the Hunley

Presented by Dr. Bruce Rippeteau

(formerly Director of the South Carolina Institute of Archaeology)


April 25, 20187:15 p.m.

Legacy Estates Theater, 7200 Van Dorn

(use the lower parking on the west side;

Board meeting at 6:30 – all are invited to attend

and contribute suggestions and ideas)


Upcoming Meetings

(Get all these on your calendar!)


May 23, 2018

Annual Meeting

Program:  To be announced

Presented by Craig Schnieder


Note that meeting dates and places could change as special events may be scheduled (e.g., we probably would not stage a ‘cannon shoot’ on a Wednesday evening at Legacy Estates).





2017-2018 dues are now due!  Please bring your cash or a check for $15.00 ($25.00 for a family membership) to the meeting, or you may mail it to Civil War Round Table, 1227 Lincoln Mall, Lincoln, NE, 68508.  So far, thirty-seven members have paid their 2017-2018 dues, with five being family memberships, and with three new members, for a total of $545.00 collected. 




This month’s program:  Recovery of the Hunley


Here are some links to relevant websites:


UNL Rippeteau Bio


Friends of the Hunley site


Widipedia on the Hunley




Hope to see you all on the 25th!