March 2020

The BUGLE’S BLAST           MEETING CANCELED    OFFICIAL NEWSLETTER OF THE WYOMING VALLEY CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE

The Wyoming Valley Civil War Roundtable will meet on Thursday, March 12, 2020 (the second Thursday of the month) at 7:00 p.m. in the lower level of the Daddow-Isaacs American Legion, 730 Memorial Highway, Dallas.

The Program for the evening will be: E. J. Murphy , who will present  “ Northeastern Pennsylvania’s Civil War”

The program will examine the complicated nature of the Civil War in the northeastern counties of the commonwealth. Through the use of primary sources, local historian and educator E J Murphy, of Waverly, will discuss how residents of the area thought, acted, and reported during the Civil War era.

E J Murphy is an educator and historian from Scranton, Pennsylvania. He teaches social studies at the Howard Gardner Multiple Intelligence Charter School and is a tour guide for the “Waverly Community House’s Destination Freedom: Underground Railroad Walking Tour of Waverly.” E J has also written as a guest contributor to the “Pennsylvania in the Civil War” blog as well as the blog for the National Museum of Civil War Medicine, is the co-host of the podcast Been Lit: The Hidden History of the Electric City, and has lectured about the Civil War era throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.”

A three dollar donation is requested from nonmembers.

MEETING CANCELED

 

MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL

Dues for the 2019-2020 remain at $20 for an individual, $30 per couple, and $10 for a student.