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Sacred Trust Event Schedule

All speakers will be conducting book signings immediately following their presentation. The Friday night panelists will be signing their works on Saturday. See the complete program here.


Friday, July 1, 2016

7:00 p.m. Panelists:
Bridger General James Campbell Ret., United States Maine National Guard

National Park Ranger William “Bill” Hewitt, Lt. Colonel Ret., United States Army

Alexander Rose, Author & Historian

Carol Reardon, PhD, George Winfree Professor of American History, Penn State University

Christopher Gwinn
Panel Discussion:
A Conversation about Combat – From Gettysburg to Afghanistan

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Speaking Title   Signing
9:30 a.m. Pamela D. Toler, PhD From Unwanted to Indispensable: Nurses in the Civil War   10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. Eric Campbell The Battle of Cedar Creek: Critical Points   11:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. David T. Dixon The Lost Gettysburg Address   12:30 p.m.
12:30 p.m. Allen Guelzo, PhD Did Robert E. Lee Commit Treason?   1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. Patrick Breen, PhD How Nat Turner's Revolt Helps Us to Understand the Civil War   2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. Ashley Whitehead Luskey, PhD The Last Confederate Christmas: Slaveholding Women, Ritual, and Authority in Civil War Richmond   3:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. Patrick Schroeder Myths About Lee's Surrender   4:30 p.m.

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Speaking Title   Signing
9:30 a.m. Jared Frederick For the People: A Visual History of Gettysburg since the 1950’s   10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. Michael C.C. Adams, PhD "We Could Do No More": The Mindset of the Union Army after Gettysburg   11:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. S.C. Gwynne Stonewall Jackson’s Death: A Turning Point During the War   12:30 p.m.
12:30 p.m. Frank O’Reilly A Tale of Two Councils of War: the Union High Command at War (with himself)   1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. Dennis Frye Did George McClellan Out Think General Robert Lee During the First Invasion?   2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. Carol Reardon, PhD Medical Lessons From the Civil War Battlefields: The Medical and Surgical History of the Rebellion   3:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. Wayne Motts & James Hessler Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg   4:30 p.m.

For more information: 717-338-1243