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Thursday, July 10, 2008

LEE AND GRANT AT THE MISSOURI HISTORY MUSEUM

This exhibit (on display currently) at the Missouri History Museum includes uniforms, artifacts, artwork, weapons, and handwritten documents that help to reveal the personalities of each man, and their respective places in history. There will also be items on display from the Missouri History Museum’s collection that show the connections of Grant and Lee to this area.

Missouri History Museum
Lindell & DeBaliviere in Forest Park
St. Louis, Missouri 63105
(northwestern edge of Forest Park)

Related Events at the Missouri History Museum:

James B. Eads, U. S. Grant, and the Civil War Ironclads
7:30 PM, Lee Auditorium
Tuesday, 29 July 2009

Lee, Grant, and the Legacy of the Civil War in Race Relations Today
2 PM, Lee Auditorium
Sunday, 3 August 2008

Rebel Yell: a Primer on the Civil War in Missouri
6:30 PM-8 PM, Schnucks Learning Center
August 5, 12, 19, & 26, 2008

This four-part course explores the war in Missouri, battle strategies, and the day-to-day lives of Missouri’s Civil War soldiers. Course includes a free tour of the Lee and Grant exhibit.

Nose to Nose, Yet Side by Side: a Personal Look at Two of America’s Most Famous Generals
2 PM, Lee Auditorium
Sunday, 31 August 2008

For more details, or to register, you can call 314-746-4599.

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