The 18th Annual Liberty University Civil War Seminar 1864

April 4 - 5, 2014

Schedule of Events

Times:                           

  • April 4 @ 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM                  
  • April 5 @ 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM                            

Locations:                      

  • April 4 - Kickoff Banquet - Grand Lobby, Liberty University Lynchburg, VA
  • April 5 - Speaker Presentations and Artifact Displays - DeMoss Hall 1113 & 1114 LU Lynchburg, VA

Guest Speakers:

Friday, April 4

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Welcome/Prayer/Dinner
7:30 PM – 8:15 PM Comments/Silent Auction Winners/Entertainment
8:15 PM – 9:15 PM James Robertson - “How The Civil War Still Lives"
9:25 PM Closing Remarks

Saturday, April 5

8:30 AM – 8:45 AM Welcome
8:45 AM – 9:45 AM Dr. Jonathan White - “Calculating the Value of the Union: The Destructiveness of the 1864 Campaign”
9:55 AM – 10:55 AM Dr. Kyle Sinisi - “Sterling Price and the 1864 Invasion of Missouri”
11:05 AM – 12:05 PM Greg Starbuck - "Bearing Down Upon Virginia"
12:05 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Dr. James Robertson - “Johnny Rebs and Billy Yanks: Uncommon Soldiers”
2:10 PM – 3:10 PM Dr. Kyle Sinisi - “Explaining the Civil War”
3:10 PM – 3:30 PM Closing Remarks/Door Prize Drawings


Tickets                        

Ticket Box Office 434-582-SEAT (7328) or www.liberty.edu/tickets

Contact Info                 

434-592-4366 or klburdeaux@liberty.edu


Lodging Inf0rmation

Seminar attendees can choose to stay at the Wingate by Windham Hotel and will receive special Liberty Civil War Seminar rates. 

WINGATE BY WYNDHAM:
www.wingate-lynchburg.com
Phone: (434) 845-1700 or 1-888-494-6428

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More Information

  • Tickets available now!  For tickets, our ticket center has information for purchasing them either by calling their office or online.  Please see Liberty.edu/tickets or call 434-582-SEAT (7328).
  • For more information, please call the Liberty University History Department at 434-592-4366 or email Kristina Burdeaux at klburdeaux@liberty.edu.
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  • CEU credits are available for this seminar. For more information, please call Center for Professional and Continuing Education at 434-592-4718, or email at cpce@liberty.edu.  Please visit their website at www.liberty.edu/cpce.


For more information on other Civil War Reenactments, check out the following website.
Civil War Reenactment Headquarters