- The Washington Times - Friday, March 24, 2006



April 3: The Capitol Hill Civil War Round Table’s guest speaker will be Elizabeth Smith Brownstein, author of “If This House Could Talk: Historic Homes, Extraordinary Americans.” Her topic will be “Lincoln’s Other White House: The Soldier’s and Sailor’s Home,” 6:30 p.m. in Room 1300/1302 of the Longworth House Office Building.

April 11: The Civil War Round Table of the District of Columbia will hear Gail Stephens and Gloria Swift speak on “Monocacy: The Battle That Saved Washington.” Social at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 and speakers at 8, Fort McNair Officers Club. Reservations required. Cost: $28; speaker only, $5. Contact John Restall at 703/578-1942 or [email protected]


April 4: The Col. W. Norris Camp, Sons of Confederate Veterans, will host a talk by author and historian Don Hakenson on Fairfax City during the Civil War, 7 p.m. at the Damascus Branch Library, 9701 Main St., Damascus. Free and open to the public. Information: 301/977-0087 or [email protected]

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



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