"A New Birth of Freedom": Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War

John Maass Announcement
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Military History

The National Army Museum Civil War Symposium begins with a virtual panel discussion Thursday evening April 13 featuring professionals from Lincoln historic sites. Friday April 14 offers an all-day symposium with historians and educators who explore how Lincoln exercised his role as commander in chief and transformed the presidency during the Civil War. All sessions are free.

Thursday, April 13, 2023

7-8 p.m. ET: That the Nation Might Live: Lincoln and the Civil War, a panel discussion with speakers from historic sites and museums. 


Friday, April 14, 2023

9 a.m.-4 p.m. ET: Civil War Symposium: President Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War (In-Person and Virtual) 

Click here to sign up: https://www.thenmusa.org/civil-war-days/

Contact Information

John R. Maass, Ph.D.

National Museum of the United States Army


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