CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE OF NEBRASKA

May 2019 Newsletter

 

This Month’s Meeting:

Grierson’s Raid

Presented by Craig Schnieder

 

May 22, 2019

7:15 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!)

 

No meetings over the summer!  Visit some Civil War

Sites and come back to tell us about them!

 

Next meeting:  September 25, 2019

Program:  To be announced

 

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).

 

 

DUES

 

2018-2019 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, forty-one members have paid their 2018-2019 dues, with five family memberships and three new members, for a total of $675.00 collected. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This month’s program: 

 

Grierson’s Raid

 

Here are three links to sites discussing Civil War ciphers:

 

Wikipedia on Grierson's Raid

 

Historynet on Grierson's Raid

 

Newton County Miss Historical Society on Grierson’s Raid

 

History of War Site on Grierson's Raid

 

 

 

Hope to see you all on the 22nd!