Monthly Archives: June 2011

July Meeting – Clayton Newell

Join us on July 12, as we continue to look at events in the first year of the Civil War (part of our 150th anniversary program).  Our guest Clayton Newell discusses the early war in western Virginia : Meeting time:  … Continue reading

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June Program on Video

Our speaker for June, Harry Smeltzer, entertained us with a presentation on Peter C. Hains, the man who fired the first shot of First Manassas.  For those who could not attend the program, we have posted video of the meeting … Continue reading

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John Janney Lecture Online

On Monday, May 23, the Loudoun Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee presented a program highlighting the life and career of Leesburg’s John Janney. Born in Alexandria, Virginia on November 8, 1798 to a devout Quaker family, Janney grew up in Loudoun … Continue reading

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