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Lecture Explores Civil War

Posted by St. John's College on February 21, 2014

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Lecture Explores Civil War History at St. John's College

FOR RELEASE: February 21, 2014
CONTACT: Gregory Shook, 410-626-2539

Will Mumford, local historian, author, lecturer, and past chairman of the Anne Arundel County Trust for Preservation, will give a lecture titled "St. John's College during the Civil War" at St. John's College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Tuesday, March 11 at 8:15 p.m.

The Maryland History Lecture series is co-sponsored by the Friends of St. John's College and the Anne Arundel County Trust for Historic Preservation. Each history lecture is preceded by a seated dinner. Dinners are held at 7:15 p.m. in Randall Hall and must be paid for in advance. The full series of three dinners is $111. A single reservation is $37. For more information and to make a reservation, contact Christine Tolson at 410-626-2881 or christine.tolson(at)

Upcoming History Lectures:

April 8 "Annapolis 1864: We Scarcely Meet Anyone We Know," Annapolis History Consortium presentation on Annapolis during the Civil War

May 13 "Francis Scott Key," George Russell, St. John's College tutor

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