Monthly Archives: April 2011

Ankers’ Shop Civil War Marker

From Joyce Harris, Ankers Family Memorial Garden: Northern Virginia Community College Seeks Donations for Memorial Garden and Civil War Site Virginia Civil War Trails Marker To Be Unveiled in the Garden Help preserve an important Civil War site in Loudoun … Continue reading

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John Janney, Virginia Secession Convention President: A Lecture and House Tour

From the Visit Loudoun website: Tour John Janney’s historic Cornwall Street home in Leesburg and learn about the situation in Loudoun during the spring of 1861 before Fort Sumter. The tour will be followed by a lecture from John Janney’s … Continue reading

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May Meeting – “Teej” Smith

Join us on May 10, as we continue to look at events in the first year of the Civil War (part of our 150th anniversary program).  “Teej” Smith offers a talk on the seizure of the North Carolina coastal defenses … Continue reading

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