- The Washington Times - Friday, December 22, 2006


Through Jan. 7: The National Museum of Civil War Medicine, 48 E. Patrick St. in downtown Frederick, presents a Christmas exhibit covering the celebration by soldiers in the field and their families at home, the Christmas tree, stockings hung on the mantel, 19th-century toys and ornaments, Christmas songs and early images of Santa Claus.

Jan. 20: The annual Lee and Jackson birthday ceremony at the Lee-Jackson double equestrian monument, Art Museum and Wyman Park drives, Baltimore, beginning at 11 a.m. Sponsored by the Col. Harry W. Gilmor Camp No. 1388 Sons of Confederate Veterans and the Maryland Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Information: Elliot Cummings, 410/296-9235 or basilduke@comcast.net.

Information excerpted in part from the Civil War News, Tunbridge, VT 05077, by permission. Information for the calendar may be sent to civilwar@washingtontimes.com or by fax to 202/529-3298.



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