Austin Civil War Round Table

Upcoming Events

Austin Civil War Round Table - Events Thursday, April 20, 2017 - "LaSalle Pickett," Austin Civil War Round Table, Austin, TX. We are thrilled to welcome acclaimed author and speaker Caroline Janney, who will tell us about the extraordinary life of LaSalle Pickett, who transformed herself from the impoverished widow of a failed general into a celebrity and symbol of national reconciliation. The meeting will held at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 3003 Northland Drive. Please visit the Meeting Information page for more details. Please join us!

Tuesday-Friday, June 6-9, 2017 - "Gettysburg of the West: Texans and the Battle of Franklin," Hood's Texas Brigade Association Battlefield Tour, Franklin, TN. Join the Hood's Texas Brigade Association for a guided motorcoach tour of the battles of Spring Hill and Franklin, accompanied by historians and authors Sam Hood, Eric Jacobson, J.T. Thompson, and Robert Hicks. Please contact Martha Hartzog (512-431-2682/m.hartzog@mail.utexas.edu) for registration information.

Friday-Sunday, June 16-24, 2017 - "Jo Shelby: Who Will Join Me in Mexico?," Battlefield Tour, Mexico. The Hodge-Martin-Chatfield Museum and the William Henry Parsons Camp #415 are offering a 9-day excursion to Mexico to walk in the footsteps of General Jo Shelby, who led a band of Confederadoes into exile after the war. This guided motorcoach tour will include both American and Mexican historians. For more information about tour options, please contact 903-654-2066/shadows1865@msn.com.

 

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