Since I’m mentioning Civil War events for this summer, let me throw in one more. The Chambersburg Civil War Seminars and Tours hosts another of their excellent programs in July. From their website:
This Civil War tour will feature Ed Bearss, Jeffry Wert, Richard Sommers, Ted Alexander and others for this action-packed seminar.
July 23-27, 2014
Based in Chambersburg, Pa.
Click here to download the brochure: July – Terror on the Border Brochure.
- Wednesday includes an optional tour of Jubal Early and the lower Shenandoah Valley with Ed Bearss and Jeffry Wert.
- Wednesday/Weekend package begins with a walking tour of the Burning of Chambersburg with Keven Walker and Ted Alexander.
- Thursday bus tour led by Ed Bearss and Steve French of “Chambersburg Avenged: The Road to Moorefield.”
- Friday seminars including lunch and dinner followed by our Civil War Auction.
- Saturday bus tour led by Ed Bearss covering the “Annual Invasion: Early’s Raid and the Battle Monocacy”
- Sunday includes an optional tour of the “Monocacy to Fort Stevens: Early’s Advance on Washington” led by B.F. Cooling
As you can see from the highlights, this program fits nicely with the previously mentioned events on the Virginia side of the Potomac.