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Registration is now open for the 2018 Civil War and American Society Seminar!!

Registration is now open for our 22nd annual Civil War and American Society Seminar that will be held in Gettysburg, PA from October 11 – 14, 2018. Brochures and registration forms can be downloaded and printed from the following links: 2018 Seminar Brochure and 2018 Seminar Registration FormThis year’s seminar includes tours of Gettysburg National Military Park, a visit to Seminary Ridge Museum, and a unique opportunity that will bring artifacts back to the Gettysburg Battlefield with Wayne Motts and the National Civil War Museum. If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Alarcon at jalarcon@shepherd.edu. We hope to see you in Gettysburg!

2018 Annual Civil War and American Society Seminar Scholarships Announced! 

The George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War is proud to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Dennis E. Frye Visiting Scholar of Civil War Studies Scholarship and the 2018 John Schildt Scholarship to attend our 22nd annual seminar this October 11-14, 2018!

The Dennis E. Frye Visiting Scholar of Civil War Studies Scholarship is open to all graduate students enrolled in a history or public history graduate program. The application and full details can be found here: 2018 Dennis E. Frye Visiting Scholar of Civil War Studies Scholarship Application. The deadline for submitting applications is 5:00pm on Friday, July 13, 2018. Many thanks to Mr. Dennis E. Frye, former Chief Historian at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and Shepherd alumnus, and his generosity in funding this scholarship opportunity and his continued support of the Center!

The 2018 John Schildt Scholarship  is open to all high school history teachers who teach the Civil War era and the Lincoln presidency. The application and full details can be found here: 2018 John Schildt Scholarship Application. The deadline for submitting applications is 5:00pm on Friday, July 13, 2018. Many thanks to the generosity of the members of “F.O.G.” (Friends of Gabor Boritt) – a group of Civil War enthusiasts dedicated to public education and programming – for providing this opportunity to attend our 2018 seminar in Gettysburg!

2017 Dennis E. Frye Visiting Scholar of Civil War Studies Report