- The Washington Times - Friday, March 19, 2004



Today: Elizabeth Estilow will lecture on the critical role of Civil War nurses at 1 p.m. at the Ford Ward Museum in Alexandria. Admission is $5, reservations suggested, 703/838-4848.


March 29: “The Civil War in 3-D” is a program of original stereoscopic photographs to be presented by the Library of Congress and by writer and photographer Bob Zeller, president of the Center for Civil War Photography. The program will be at 2 p.m. in the Mumford Room, James Madison Memorial Building, 101 Independence Ave. SE. No reservations are required. For more information, 202/707-9336.


March 27: “The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship” will be presented at the seventh annual symposium by the Abraham Lincoln Institute at the National Archives II, College Park. Open to scholars and the general public, the program, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., will include speakers James M. McPherson of Princeton, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, and William C. Harris of North Carolina State University, awarded the Gettysburg College Lincoln Prize in 1998. Advance registration is required, and a photo ID is needed for entry. Those attending should arrive 20 minutes early for parking and security clearance. For reservations, call 301/495-7891 or e-mail [email protected]

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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