The 19th Annual Liberty University Civil War Seminar 1865 - The Final Days

Tentative Schedule Civil War Seminar 

March 27-29, 2015

Opening Banquet: Friday, March 27th

6:30pm - 7:30pm Opening Remarks, Prayer and Banquet
7:45pm - 8:45pm Steven Woodworth  “Conspiracy: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln”


Seminar Events*: Saturday, March 28th

8:30am - 8:45pm Welcome and Opening Prayer
8:45am - 9:45pm David Jon White Division and Reunion in VA 1861 and 1865
9:55am - 10:55pm James Finck "Capturing Kentucky, The Governor’s Race of 1863"
11:00am - 12:00pm  Professor Chris Jones "The Final Days of the Confederacy"
12:05pm - 1:30pm Lunch
1:35pm - 2:35pm James Finck "Kentucky’s Final Struggle"
2:40pm - 3:40pm Steven Woodworth "Aussies and the Civil War CSS Shenandoah Melbourne’"
3:45pm - 4:00pm Closing Comments

*Free Events

Purchase Tickets

Opening Banquet: $20

Contact Info                 

434-592-4366 or

Lodging Inf0rmation

Seminar attendees will receive special LU Civil War Seminar rates at 3 Hotels:

    Phone: (434) 845-1700 or 1-888-494-6428
    Phone: (434) 237-5848
    Phone: (434) 847-865

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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 or call 434-582-SEAT (7328).
  • For more information, please call the Liberty University History Department at 434-592-4366 or email Ruth Ronk at
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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  Please visit their website at

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