Speaking Engagements?

Topics I’ve spoken on for roundtables or other organizations:

  • Civil War Artillery – most any aspect you may wish to discuss
  • Getting to Gettysburg: The march of the Army of the Potomac through Loudoun in June 1863, including the Edwards Ferry Crossing
  • The Battle of Belmont
  • The Battle of Island No. 10
  • Reduction of Fort Pulaski
  • The Signal Corps in the Atlanta Campaign
  • Sherman’s March to the Sea – with Emphasis on Fort McAllister
  • Sherman’s Carolinas Campaign
  • The Civil War in the Department of the South (South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida),  in particular:
    • Ironclad Attack of April 7, 1863 and salvage of the USS Keokuk
    • The Morris Island Campaign
    • Siege and reduction of Fort Sumter – story of three great bombardments… and a lot of smaller ones!
    • The long siege of Charleston
    • July 1864 … and Foster’s demonstration that almost captured Charleston.
    • The Civil War along the Georgia Coast
    • Raids along the Georgia coast in the summer of 1864
    • Potter’s Raid out of Georgetown, SC in 1865
  • 1864 Winter Encampment of the Army of the Potomac – particularly the signal operations
  • Price’s 1864 Raid into Missouri
  • The Battle of Pea Ridge
  • Naval battles of Memphis and Plum Run Bend

Other topics, which I’ve studied and written about but not formally presented:

  • Battle of Brandy Station
  • Battle of Kelly’s Ford
  • Battle of Cedar Mountain
  • Marmaduke’s 1863 Raid into Missouri
  • The 1st South Carolina Volunteers – USCT before there were USCT
  • Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) during the Civil War

 

 

 

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