|Leaders & Legacies of the Civil War|
Event Type: Adults|
Age Group(s): Adults
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
The Significance of June 19Library: Main Library
Though not as immediately recognizable as December 7 or September 11, the date June 19 is actually a very significant one in American history. Many important events related to the history of the Civil War, slavery, and civil rights have occurred over the years on June 19. This presentation will examine several of those important June 19 events from the Civil War era to the 20th century civil rights movement.
Location: James R. Garfield Room (Main - Lower Level)