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    On another board this was announced...... 17th Annual West Coast Civil War Round Table Conference Hosted by CWRT of Orange County, Ca and CWRT Associates,
    Message 1 of 1 , Jul 31, 2001
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      On another board this was announced......

      17th Annual West Coast Civil War Round Table Conference

      Hosted by CWRT of Orange County, Ca and CWRT Associates, Little Rock, Arkansas

      Theme: "Confederate Tide Rising: The 1862 Maryland Campaign"
      Harpers Ferry, South Mountain, and Antietam

      Date: November 9, 10, 11, 2001

      Conference Location: Radisson Resorts Knott's Berry Farm
      7675 Crescent Avenue, Buena Park, Ca. 90620

      Conference Fees: Before October 5th - $155 for all three days including four
      meals
      After October 5th - $175

      Speakers:
      Brian Pohanka - Historian / Historical Consultant
      Dr. Joseph Harsh - Historian / author of three books on the Maryland Campaign
      Dr. Richard Rollins - Historian / Publisher
      George Otott - Historian
      Don McCue - Director of the Lincoln Memorial Shrine Redlands, Ca.
      Roy Heidicker - PHD candidate
      Doug Westfall - Historian
      Keith Poulter - Publisher North and South Magazine
      Jerry Russell - Civil War Round Table Associates

      Musical entertainment by the Cottonwood String Band

      Conference Schedule:

      Friday Nov. 9:

      3:00 - 5:00 PM Registration
      5:00 - 6:00 PM Social Hour / No Host Bar
      6:00 -7:00 PM Banquet
      6:30 - 7:00 PM Keith Poulter (Publisher North and South Magazine)
      7:00 - 7:45 PM Dr. Joseph Harsh "High Tide Rising: Confederate Grand Strategy
      leading to Maryland Campaign"
      8:00 - 8:45 PM Dr. Richard Rollins "Travelogue of Antietam / Slide
      Presentation"

      Saturday Nov. 10:

      8:00 - 8:50 AM George Otott "The First Texas in the Corn Field at Antietam"
      9:00 - 9:50 AM Brian Pohanka "Memoir of Jacob Duryee, 5th NY at Antietam"
      10:00 - 10:50 AM Dr. Joseph Harsh "Overview of Harpers Ferry and South
      Mountain"
      11:00 - 12:00 PM Lunch
      12:00 - 5:00 PM Board charter buses to Fairhaven Memorial Park, Santa Ana,
      Ca.
      A walking tour of the cemetery will focus on the Antietam veterans interred
      at this location and will be conducted by Civil War researcher Paul Gillette
      and Fairhaven administrator the Rev. Lou Carlson. A program on battlefield
      preservation will follow in the Mausoleum given by Brian Pohanka.
      6:00 - 7:00 Social Hour / No Host Bar
      7:00 - 8:00 PM Banquet - Entertainment provided by the Cottonwood String Band
      7:30 - 8:00 PM Doug Westfall "Local Orange County Veterans at Antietam"
      8:00 - 9:00 PM Don McCue "The Battle of Antietam and the Emancipation
      Proclamation"

      Sunday Nov 11:

      8:00 - 9:00 AM Breakfast Buffet
      9:00 - 9:45 AM Roy Heidicker "McClellan and Federal Grand Strategy"
      10:00 - 10:45 AM Dr. Joseph Harsh "Overview of Antietam"
      11:00 - 11:45 AM Brian Pohanka "TBA"

      Hotel Reservations: Call hotel direct ask for special conference rate of
      $99.00 + tax single or double occupancy. (800) 333-3333 or (714) 995-1111.
      Website: www.radisson.com/buenapark.ca

      Make checks payable to West Coast Civil War Round Table Conference (WCCWRTC)
      Send to: Bill Haley - 1510 Backbay Circle, Huntington Beach, Ca. 92648

      Information contacts:
      Anna Howland (714) 826-5920 or email: boomtownrat4cw@...
      Paul Gillette (714) 638-2024 or email: civilpaul@...
      Maryann Koenig (714) 539-0555 or email: yankeeangel5@...

      POSTED BY: Tom Shay
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