Past Meetup

Geographic Society of Chicago: Spring 2013 Travelogue Series

Chicago Cultural Center

78 East Washington Street · Chicago, IL

How to find us

We'll be in the Renaissance Court, First Floor, use the Randolph Street Entrance

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Details

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
GETTYSBURG REMEMBERED
Presenters: Judith Bock and Linda Mehnert
Educators

Bock

This is the sesquicentennial year for the Battle of Gettysburg. We will take a look back in time to the bloodiest battle of the War Between the States, looking at sites, maps, and terrain of the battle site. Considered the turning point in the Civil War and “the high tide of the Confederacy,” we will discuss whether the battle could have ended differently and changed the face of the U.S.
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