Thursday, June 22, 2017 - "The Battle of Palmito Ranch," Austin Civil War Round Table, Austin, TX. Please note: our 2017 Laney Prize winner, David Powell, has had to reschedule his talk due to an illness in the family. We are pleased to welcome acclaimed author and historian Jeffrey W. Hunt, Director of the Texas Military Forces Museum at Camp Mabry in Austin, to speak on Palmito Ranch, the last battle of the Civil War. The meeting will held at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 3003 Northland Drive. Please visit the Meeting Information page for more details. Please join us!
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 email@example.com.