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Leaders and Legacies of the Civil War

Event Type: Adults
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 3/14/2018
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
 Ambrose Burnside: An Innovator in Firearms and Facial Hair. Ambrose Everett Burnside is most commonly known for his service as a Major General in the Union army during the Civil War and his trendsetting decisions on his magnificently bewhiskered face. But did you know that he was a trailblazer in other aspects of his life as well—particularly firearms? Learn more about his inventive side and postwar political career.
Library: Main Library
Location: James R. Garfield Room (Main - Lower Level)
Presenter: Meredith
Status: Closed