Annual Civil War Symposium
|9:15 a.m.||Welcome, Introductions and Announcements, Symposium Committee|
|9:30 a.m.||America and Minnesota in 1863, Joseph Fitzharris and Darryl Sannes|
|9:45 a.m.||Round Table Brief Introductions|
|10:00 a.m.||Minnesota at Chickamauga, James H. Ogden, III|
|10:50 a.m.||Break (browse a variety of Civil War related gifts and books)|
|11:10 a.m.||Minnesota at Vicksburg, Terrence Winschel|
|ON SITE BUFFET IS SOLD OUT. Several fast food restaurants are within a 5 minute drive of the Fort on West Seventh Street in St. Paul.|
|1:00 p.m.||Report – The Minnesota Civil War Commemorative Task Force, Darryl Sannes|
|1:10 p.m.||The Sibley Expedition of 1863, William Lass|
|2:00 p.m.||Report – MHS Civil War Exhibit and Programs, Randal Dietrich|
|2:15 p.m.||Reflections on Emancipation and Minnesota, William Green|
Fort Snelling History Center is at the junction of Minnesota Highways 5 and 55, one mile east of the International Airport. From Highway 55 take the Bloomington Road exit and follow the brown Historic Site signs to the big parking lot, then walk down the ramp into the Visitor Center.
Registration: FREE, but ADVANCED REGISTRATION STRONGLY RECOMMENDED due to limited seating.
Buffet lunch: SOLD OUT. Several fast food restaurants are within a 5 minute drive of the Fort on West Seventh Street in St. Paul.
To register: Send REGISTRATION FORM with check as applicable payable to TCCWRT no later than March 31, 2013, to:
Carol VanOrnum, 5540 Sanibel Dr., Minnetonka, MN 55343
Registration at door for overflow seating only.