- The Washington Times - Friday, February 6, 2004

Maryland

Tomorrow: A living-history presentation of a Confederate surgeon, portrayed by Jason Grabill, will be held at the Museum of Civil War Medicine, 48 E. Patrick St., Frederick, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The program will include a demonstration of period surgical practices and a discussion of the challenges faced. For more information, call 301/695-1864.

Feb. 14: Path to Freedom — Frederick Douglass Walking Tour is sponsored by Friends of the President Street Station at the Baltimore Civil War Museum. The walk will begin at noon and be led by Louis C. Fields through Douglass’ Fells Point neighborhood. For more information, call 410/461-9377.

Virginia

Thursday: The Bull Run Civil War Round Table will hear Art Candenquist deliver “Did Anyone Really Know What Time It Was? Timekeeping During the War Between the States” at 7:15 p.m. at the Centreville Regional Library, 14200 St. Germaine Drive. For more information, call 703/675-0702.

West Virginia

Wednesday: The Harpers Ferry Civil War Round Table will meet at 8 p.m. at Camp Hill Methodist Church, Washington and Gilmore streets, to hear David W. Lowe, a National Park Service historian, talk about how the Global Positioning System is used to survey battlefields. For more information, call 301/353-1446.

Information excerpted in part from the Civil War News, Tunbridge, VT 05077, by permission. Information for the calendar may be sent to The Washington Times by fax to 202/529-3298.

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