Schedule

This is a TENTATIVE SCHEDULE for the 2017 Conference. Subject to change at the discretion of the event organizers.

The American Civil War – 1862: Searching For Victory

Morning Session

8:30 – Registered Guests Check-In / Coffee

9:00 – Opening Remarks

9:15 – Andrews Raid: Stealing a Georgia Locomotive (Michael K. Shaffer)

10:05 – Break / California History Display

10:20 – General U.S. Grant: The Journey To Shiloh’s Victory (Edward Headington)

11:10 – Break / California History Display

11:25 – The Peninsula Campaign: The War Takes A Turn (Michael L. Oddenino)

12:20 – Lunch / Door Prize Raffles

Afternoon Session

1:30 – Dr. Jonathan Letterman: Building The Foundation of Modern Military Medicine (Meg Groeling)

2:20 – Break / California History Display

2:40 – Freedom in the Balance: Georgia Blacks During the Civil War (David Dixon)

3:30 – Break / California History Display

3:50 – Then Christmas Came: The Justification & Condemnation of War in 1862 (Sarah Kay Bierle)

4:40 – Closing Remarks

5:00 – Conference Conclusion