the December 13 Meeting of Round Table
Longtime friend and frequent
visitor to the Round Table, Richard McMurry, will be our December speaker.
Richard is a familiar figure in the civil war world. He is a graduate of the
Virginia Military Institute, earned a Ph.D. in history from Emory University,
and taught at Valdosta State University and North Carolina State University.
He is also the author of several books on the war including: John Bell
Hood and the War for Southern Independence, Two Great Rebel Armies: An Essay
in Confederate Military History, and The Road Past Kennesaw: The Atlanta
Campaign of 1864.
Richard’s focus for his presentation to us
will be Gen. Johnston’s role in command of the Army of Tennessee and in
particular his relationship with his superiors in Richmond and the members
of his own staff.
The Civil War Round Table of Atlanta was organized
in 1949 with the intent purpose to further the serious discussion and study of
the American Civil War.
held at Atlanta's Capital City Club on the second Tuesday of every month, with
the exception of July and August. The evening's events start with a social hour
at 5:30 PM and dinner at 7:00 PM. Check in by 6:30 PM. The speaker's program
begins at 8:00 PM.
Capital City Club 7 John Portman Boulevard
Atlanta, GA 30303 (404) 523-8221
The emphasis for each meeting is on our guest
speaker. The meetings of the Civil War Round Table of Atlanta regularly
feature the top experts in various fields related to the Civil War.
us hear from you if you would like to join us one evening or if you have an
interest in applying for a membership. Reservation for dinner must be made
through Secretary-Treasurer David Floyd, by mail, no later than noon on the
Friday preceding the Tuesday meeting.
David Floyd 4696 Kellogg Drive, SW Lilburn, GA