Thurs-Sun, March 26-29, 2020
Battlefield Guide – A. Wilson Greene
Wilson Greene, began his history career in Petersburg, VA in 1973 at Petersburg National Battlefield. He served sixteen years in the National Park Service before becoming the first Executive Director of what became the Civil War Trust (today’s American Battlefield Trust.)
In 1995, he became the founding director of Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier.
Fri-Sun, May 1-3, 2020
Battlefield Guide – Tom Clemens
Travel with critically-acclaimed author and historian Tom Clemens as we examine the Battle of Antietam. We will spend two full days tracing the action of the first major battle in the American Civil War to take place on Northern soil. With a toll of approximately 23,000 casualties, it is the bloodiest single-day battle in American history. We hope you can join us this spring as we walk the ground where the armies clashed on September 17, 1862 on Antietam Creek.
Sat-Tues, Oct 24-27, 2020
Battlefield Guide – Jim Ogden
Travel with critically acclaimed historian Jim Ogden, Chief Historian at Chickamauga Chattanooga National Military Park. Jim began his career with the Park Service in 1982. He has published a number of short articles in several local publications and has appeared on Greystone Communications/Arts and Entertainment Network's "Civil War Journal," the History Channel's "Civil War Combat," PBS's "History detectives" and C-SPAN
Wed-Sat, Oct 28-31, 2020
Battlefield Guide – Tim Smith
The pre-eminent expert on the Battle of Shiloh, Tim Smith is a veteran of the National Park Service and currently teaches history at the University of Tennessee at Martin. In addition to numerous articles and essays, he is the author, editor, or co-editor of sixteen books.