2010 - 2011

All meetings on Thursday, at 7:00 p.m. in Morrell Room, Brunswick Library


Thursday, September 9, 2010
Patrick Falci Mr. Falci will speak to us about "The Man in the Red Battle Shirt: The Life of General A.P. Hill"
Note that this meeting is on the second Thursday of September.

October 21, 2010
Dale Gallon: Will talk about "Historical Facts in Civil War Art"

November 18, 2010
Michael Pierson: His talk will be about the "Mutiny at Fort Jackson and the Fall of New Orleans"

December 16, 2010
Bob Greene will speak about "The Color of War"


January 20, 2011
Blaikie Hines' talk will be "How I Came to Write a Book About First Bull Run."

February 17, 2011
Draper Hunt will talk about the "Faces of Abraham Lincoln."

March 17, 2011
Charles Plummer's talk will be "On Fields of Carnage and Death: The Civil War Experiences of Chaplain John Wesley Adams"

April 21, 2011
Jim Nelson's talk will be "Reign of Iron - The True Story Behind the First Battling Ironclads."

May 18, 2011
Lynda Sudlow's talk will be ?The Maine Camp Hospital Association and the Struggle Behind the Lines."

June 2011 Banquet Date and speaker to be announced

2011 - 2012

All meetings on Thursday, at 7:00 p.m. in Morrell Room, Brunswick Library

Sept. 15, 2011
Dick Simpson "The Battle of Wilson's Creek August 1861".

Oct. 20, 2011
Peter Vermilyea Fall 1863 Campaign (Bristoe Station, Rappahannock Station, Mine Run)

Nov. 17, 2011
Lt. Col Harold Knudsen Modern War Methods of General James Longstreet

Dec. 15, 2011
Tom Desjardin The Effect of the Civil War on Maine

Jan. 19, 2012
Michael Nugent (Please note topic pending)

Feb. 16, 2012
Peter Daulton Jackson's Valley Campaign

March 15, 2012
The speaker was sick and was replaced by Kerck Kelsey.

April 12, 2012 (Please note this is the second Thurs.)
Robert May The Lemmon Slave Case: A Second Dred Scott Decision

May 17,2012
Henry Luna The Life of a Maine Soldier During the War Between the States

June 21, 2012
Dr. Elizabeth Leonard Banquet Speaker Lincoln's Forgotten Ally: Judge Advocate General Joseph Holt of Kentucky

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2012 - 2013

All meetings on the 2nd Thursday of the month, at 7:00 p.m. in the Morrell Room, Brunswick Library
except for February.

Sept. 13, 2012 Richard Simpson "Battle of Pea Ridge"

Oct. 11, 2012 Stephen Sanfilippo "Nailed to the Mast: Historic Songs of the Union and Confederate Navies"

Nov. 8, 2012 Bill Hallett "Newburyport and the Civil War"

Dec. 13, 2012 Robert Webb "Every Sea Divided: American Whaling During The Civil War"

Jan. 10, 2013 Mike Nugent "Sixth U.S. Cavalry: Fight at Fairfield, PA"

Feb. 14, 2013 Richard Lindemann "Bowdoin Boys in Blue" (This presentation will be held at Bowdoin College)

March 14, 2013 Catherine Wright "Lee's Last Casualty: The Life and Letters of Sgt. Robert W. Parker,
Second Virginia Cavalry"

April 11, 2013 Tim Kindred "Battefield Medicine during the Overland Campaign of 1864" Replaced by Tom Desjardin

May 9, 2013 Mark Dunkelman "Marching with Sherman: Through Georgia and the Carolinas with 154th New York"

June 13, 2013 Banquet Speaker Edward Bonekemper III "How Grant Won and Lee Lost the Civil War"

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