LIVE: Gettysburg College Civil War Institute 2019 Summer Conference

by NinaShelton

C-SPAN3's American History TV
8:30am Saturday & Sunday, June 15-16, 2019
Gettysburg College Civil War Institute Annual Summer Conference
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania   



Our LIVE coverage includes:


  • 8:30am - Amy Murrell Taylor on Slave Refugee Camps
  • 9:45am - Patrick Breen of Providence College on Nat Turner's rebellion
  • 11am - Gettysburg College Civil War Institute director Peter Carmichael on the common Civil War soldier
  • 1:45pm - A roundtable discussion among scholars on Civil War artifacts
  • 3:15pm - Jason Phillips of West Virginia University on abolitionist John Brown and his pike weaponry


  • 8:30am - Jennifer Murray of Oklahoma State University historical evolution of the Gettysburg battlefield
  • 9:45am - Aaron Sheehan-Dean of Louisiana State University on Civil War violence  
  • 11am - Stephen Berry of the University of Georgia on the digital history project "Private Voices," a collection of Civil War letters
  • 1:15pm - Historian Edward Ayers on Civil War and Emancipation
  • 2:45pm - Earl Hess of Lincoln Memorial University on the 1864 Atlanta Campaign
  • 4pm - A roundtable discussion among historians on Civil War places

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