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The Elk Grove Civil War Round Table is a non-profit, educational organization that promotes the history of the American Civil War

ESTABLISHED JUNE 1993

THE ELK GROVE CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE MEETS ON THE THIRD WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH (EXCEPT DECEMBER)

Denny's Restaurant

8707 Elk Grove Blvd.


6 P.M. NO HOST DINNER


6:45 pm THE GRAND REVIEW-GUEST SPEAKERS-PROGRAMS 

Phone:


Bob Bundy-916-682-8503
Email:rfbundy31@hotmail.com


     An excellent meeting was held on Weds. August 16 with members sharing their favorite books and civil war items. Good job by everyone! Very entertaining!

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     George Beitzel,(Above right)- long time President of the Elk Grove Civil War Round Table, announced his resignation on March 15, 2017. George was elected President in November of 1995. He did a great job in guiding the Round Table over the years. We will enjoy his company as a regular member of the Round Table. Thanks George!

     Bob Bundy will fill in as President.

Below-George receiving an honor award for his years of service to the Round Table.

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PRICES VARY ON WHAT YOU ORDER. YOU MUST REQUEST OUR LOGO

SPEAK TO ANGELIA WHEN YOU VISIT THE STORE!

Dr. Tad Smith has been a guest speaker on several occasions.

Members of the Round Table brought  their favorite books to a  meeting on August 16, 2017

Show and Tell is always a much looked forward to part of our meetings. Here, Member Steve Von Bima shares Confederate Money with the group.

Lincoln Historian Glenn Leake spoke his pieceon Nicolay and Hays to the Round Table in May, 2017

     Two of our favorite speakers will be presentied programs in June and September 2018. Fred and Kathleen Robinson are entertaining and educating. Great Job!.

 

 

 

Next Meeting:

"Berdan's Sharpshooters"

By Member Bernie Quinn

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

 

 

 

Our thanks go out to History Professor Sherri  Patton for her excellent talk on Civil War Diplomacy. The give and take with the membership made for a very enjoyable and learning experience. April meeting.2017

Author and Teacher Larry Tagg talking about his upcoming book "The Generals of Shiloh--November 16, 2016 . Bernie will be back with copies of his new book on Weds. March 21., 2018

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2018 Speaker Series

January 17--Berdan's Sharpshooters by Member Bernie Quinn

Feburary 21--General David Hunter by Member George Beitzel

March 21--Generals of Shiloh by Guest Larry Tagg

April 18--The Aftermath of Battle by Guest Meg Groeling

May 16-Civil War Artifacts by Guest Doug Bonetti

June 20--U.S. Sanitary Commission by Member Kathleen Robinson

July 18-The Search for Old Eli by Member Bob Bundy

August 15--TBD by Member Glenn Leake

September 19-2nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry by Member Fred Robinson

October 17--The Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic by Member Jacque Bundy



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2017 Speaker Series

January 18--Civil War Military Uniform Buttons

  by Frank Higginson

February15--Civil War's Famous Feuds by Bob Bundy

March 15--Joshua Chamberlain part 1 by Bernie Quinn

(The Rebel and the Rose and Lost Confederate Gold by Guest Silver Williams) CANCELLED

April 19--Civil War Diplomacy by Professor Sherri Patton

May 17--Hay and Nicolay by Glenn Leake

June 21--Civil War Curiosities by Kathleen Robinson

July 19--Joshua Chamberlain part 2 by Bernie Quinn

August 16--Distinguished Service; The Career of General A.A. Humphreys by Susan Williams-CANCELLED

August 16--Members Favorite Civil War Books

September 20--Reconstruction by Fred Robinson

October 18-- In Camp Between Battles by Kathleen Robinson

November 15--Civil War Music by Steve Davis

December--No Meeting



Past Schedules 

2016 Lecture Series


January 20-"Civil War Veterans in Egypt" by Dr. Blain Lamb

February 17-"An American Civil War Games" by The Karlbergs

March 16, 2016--"Women Who Fought in the Civil War by Erin McCabe

April 20--"The Slaves War" by Andrew Ward

May 18--"The Battle of Vicksburg" by Rob Orr

June 15--"The Landsman Family" by Kathleen Robinson

July 20--Alabama and Kearsarge by Joe Maxwell

August 17-Civil War Casualties by Fred Robinson

September 21---"Lucy Pickens: Queen of the Confederacy" by Dr. Tad Smith

October 19--"The Rebel and the Rose" by Silver Williams CANCELED

REPLACEMENT SPEAKER-Flight Into Oblivion-Confederate Cabinet on the Run by George Beitzel

November 16--"The Battle of Shiloh" by Larry Tagg


2015


JANUARY 21---"The Fort Pillow Affair" by Guest Speaker Andrew Ward

February 18---"Military Innovations" by Member Kathleen Robinson

March 18--"Custer--Part 2" by Guest Joe Maxwell

April 15--"The Worst Seat in the House"" by Member George Beitzel

May 20--"Stealing Lincoln's Body" by Member Glenn Leake

June 17--"Two Brothers in the Civil War" by Member Susan Williams

July 15--"Civil War Firsts" by Member Kathleen Robinson

August 19--"Wilson's Creek and Simon Hansmeier" by Member John Tyler

September 16--"The Great Locomotive Chase" by Member Fred Robinson

October 21-"The Burning of Columbia" by Member Bob Bundy

November 18- "The Failed Struggle to Obtain Recognition of the Confederacy by England and France" by Dr. Tad Smith




Past Schedule-2014

January 15, 2014--Underground Railroad by guest Denise Polt

Feb. 19--Union Soldiers Fight the Sioux Nation by Member Tim Karlberg (Cancelled Due to Illness)

Replacement Program---Civil War Ohio by Member Bob Bundy

March 19--O Little Town of Gettysburg by Member Kathleen Robinson

April 16--George Custer by Joe Maxwell

May 21--Judson Kilpatrick by Member Glenn Leake

June 18--Elizabeth Van Lew, Spy Master by Guest Silver Williams

July 16--Union Soldiers Fight the Sioux Nation by Member Tim Karlberg

Replaces The Battle of New Orleans by Guest Paul Ruud

August 20--Civil War Medicine by Guest Don Hayden, M.D.

September 17--Pre-Civil War Abolitionists by Member Fred Robinson

October 15--Sacramento and the Civil War by Karen Richey

November 7-9 

WEST COAST CIVIL WAR CONFERENCE

Sacramento, CA


November 19--Coins and Currency of the Confederacy by Dr. Tad Smith


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