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Litchfield G.A.R.
Civil War Roundtable

The Litchfield G.A.R. Civil War Roundtable meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 1:30 p.m. at the Meeker County Museum to discuss all things Civil War.  Every meeting includes a Civil War historian speaking on a specific topic related to the War, with time for questions and conversation. Visit the Events page for upcoming topics. 

An Annual Membership with the Litchfield G.A.R. Civil War Roundtable includes:

     - Free admission to monthly roundtable meetings

     - Monthly emails that preview upcoming speakers and topics

If you're interested in becoming a member of the Litchfield CWRT, you can print out and send in the form below or pay online with the provided PayPal link.

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2023 Litchfield Civil War Roundtable Schedule

January 12 - "Major Michael Cook, 10th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry and The Battle of Nashville" presented by Darryl Sannes

February 9 - "Grant vs. Lee – Who Was the Greater General" presented by Andrew Ditlevson

March 9 - Gary Blessman

April - no meeting

May 11 - "Abolitionist, Slave Owner, Soldier, Spy - Women in the Civil War" presented by Mary Soroko

June 8 - "The Women of Gettysburg" presented by Susan Hynes

July 13 - "Camp Release: Dakota Natives, MN Soldiers and Military Tribunal Initial Site" presented by Gary Blessman

August 10 - "Reclaiming Mni Sota: Changing the Past to Connect With
the Present" 
presented by Colin Mustful

September 14 - "Lincoln and the Hellgate: The Effie Afton Trial" presented by George Romano

October 12 - "5th Minnesota Regiment, Co. B, C, and D" (US-Dakota War of 1862) presented by Vince Botz

November 9 - "Our Army Nurses: Northern Women Answer the Call" presented by Daniel Hoisington

December - no meeting

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