Conference - Ending a Mighty Conflict: The Civil War in 1864–65 and Beyond

Conference - Ending a Mighty Conflict: The Civil War in 1864–65 and Beyond
Sept 18 - 20 , 2015

Friday–Saturday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

As the national commemoration of the Civil War Sesquicentennial comes to a close, leading historians will offer fresh perspectives on the turbulent conclusion of the conflict. Speakers will discuss prominent political and military leaders, Abraham Lincoln’s assassination, the major Confederate surrenders, and other episodes that helped bring peace but also foreshadowed a troubled reunion for the nation. $25. Registration: researchconference@huntington.org or 626-405-3432. Rothenberg Hall.

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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution established in 1919 by Henry E. and Arabella Huntington. Henry Huntington, a key figure in the...

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