Leaders and Legacies of the Civil War

Event Type: Adults
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 2/14/2018
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
 Warrior to White House: Civil War Veterans as President of the United States. Being a military veteran is not an official requirement to be President of the United States, but after the Civil War five different veterans of that conflict were elected to the nationís highest office. This program will take a look at those Civil War veterans and how their military service impacted their personal and political lives, their campaigns, and their presidencies.
Library: Main Library
Location: James R. Garfield Room (Main - Lower Level)
Presenter: Meredith
Status: Closed