Mapping the Civil War: Lee vs. Sherman

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Event Date(s): Thu, 06/12/2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
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Mapping the Civil War: Lee vs. Sherman presentation by Earl McElfresh

The first of six in the Civil War Event Series to commemorate the the fourth year of the Civil War sesquicentennial.  Each of the six events will highlight a different aspect of the Civil War, starting with "Mapping the Civil War: Lee vs. Sherman".  Local cartographer, Earl McElfresh will be the guest speaker. 

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The Stone House
9824 Rt. 16
Machias, NY 14101
United States
42° 23' 29.5908" N, 78° 35' 50.3052" W
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