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Prince William Historic Preservation Virtual Lecture Series: James Longstreet After the Civil War: The Controversy Explained

April 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Prince William Historic Preservation Virtual Lecture Series: James Longstreet After the Civil War: The Controversy Explained

7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., donations welcome.

Join Dan Paterson, a descendant of James Longstreet, as he explores the postwar legacy of James Longstreet, the South’s most controversial soldier. Mr. Paterson will present a detailed timeline showing how events during the postwar period predated the Gettysburg controversy that was based upon the General’s support for black suffrage, as well as membership and support for the Republican Party. This lecture will be conducted online. A link will be emailed to those who register in advance. Call (703) 367-7872 for more information.

Do you enjoy local history and want to help preserve it? Or do you enjoy our programs and online content? Consider making an online donation to help support Prince William Historic Preservation. Your donations to directly to supporting our programs and projects to preserve and interpret Prince William County’s history. Simply click the link below, sign into your PWC Parks account, and choose how much you’d like to donate. Thank you for your support and with your help, you can help us make history.

www.pwcparks.org/historicdonations

Details

Date:
April 22
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Organizer

Historic Preservation – Prince William County
Phone:
703-792-4754
Email:
historicpreservation@pwcgov.org
View Organizer Website

Venue

Virtual, VA