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On 30 August 2017 at 7:00pm, Professor James J. Broomall will present as part of the Historic Shepherdstown Speaker Series. The presentation, “The Brother’s War: The Civil War Experiences of Virginia and West Virginia Soldiers,” will be given at the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education at Shepherd University.

Antietam National Battlefield will host a Speaker Series at Shepherd University in conjunction with the George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War in late summer 2017. The scheduled dates for the series are August 26th, September 2nd, and September 9th. All events will be held at the Erma Ora Byrd Auditorium on Shepherd University’s campus beginning at 7:00pm. For full details, please see below or visit the event listings on our Facebook page.

Our 2017 seminar has SOLD OUT!! The 21st annual Civil War and American Society Seminar presented by the George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War will be held September 14-17, 2017. For information regarding registration, speakers, and events, please visit our seminar page.

Join us for a discussion and book signing for Shepherd alumnus, James Francis Horn’s newest book, “World War I and Jefferson County, WV,” on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. The event will be held in the evening at the George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War and more details will follow.

Our annual Civil War Christmas will be held beginning on Friday, 1 December 2017 and will continue through Sunday, 3 December 2017. The schedule or full details will follow this fall.