Allen Guelzo addresses June Meeting of Round Table
Allen Guelzo, the recipient of the Round Table's Richard Barksdale
Harwell Award for his 2013 book Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, spoke
to the Round Table on June 9. Dr. Guelzo spoke on the controversial
career of Gen. George Gordon Meade, who won at Gettysburg but failed to
prevent Lee's successful retreat.
Dr. Guelzo with David Beale and Gordon Jones
Officers elected for 2015-16 campaign year
Grant Moseley (Second Vice President); Deborah Lindsay (At-large Executive
Committee member); Larry Stone (At-large Executive Committee member); Vicky
Frolich (President); Gordon Jones (First Vice President); Sal Ciella (At-large
Executive Committee member); David Floyd (Secretary-Treasurer); David Beale
(Immediate Past President).
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.
Meetings are held at
Capital City Club in downtown Atlanta and we meet 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.
The Capital City Club is located at:
7 John Portman Boulevard
Atlanta, GA 30303
SPEAKERS FOR 2015-16
The emphasis for each meeting is on our guest speaker who shares their knowledge
and enlightens us. Our list of
past speakers reads like a who's who of
Civil War experts and academics.
Let 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 the Treasurer, by mail, no later than noon on the Friday preceding the
RICHARD BARKSDALE HARWELL BOOK AWARD
Terry Kingery, Chairman
Gould Hagler and Larry Stone maintain The Civil War Round Table of Atlanta's website.