Burying the Dead, But Not the Past

Date: 
February 28, 2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
Appomattox
Event Type: 
Lectures
Contact: 
Josie Butler
Email: 
jbutler@moc.org
Address: 
159 Horseshoe Road
Phone: 
(855) 649-1861

Join Waite Rawls, President and CEO of the Museum of the Confederacy for this lecture on ladies memorial associations. Discover how the ladies of the south worked to locate and reinter the remains of Confederate soldiers who perished during the war and how they helped shape the politics, culture, and society of the late 19th century South. Refreshments will be served at 6:30 pm and the lecture will begin at 7:00 pm. Cost: Free for Museum members, $5.00 for non-members.

Reservations are required as space is limited. Reserve your spot online, or call 855-649-1861 x203.