Thursday, March 04, 2010

CIVIL WAR PRESENTATION AT STE. GENEVIEVE

Randy R. McGuire, Ph.D of Saint Louis University will present a regional history presentation on the American Civil War at 7 p.m. March 9 [2010] at the old Orris Theatre in the historical section of Ste. Genevieve, Missouri.

Orris Theatre, 265 Merchant Street, Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670

[Striking photo of the Orris Theatre marquee on FlickR website]

Dr. McGuire is an assistant archivist with Saint Louis University and has recently published a book on Civil War activity in the Ste. Genevieve-St. Louis region. His presentation will include discussion of his book, St. Louis Arsenal: Armory of the West, published by Arcadia Publishing.

Anyone with an interest in the American Civil War and its impact on the State of Missouri should plan to attend this informative presentation, which is open to the public and free of charge. For more information, contact Paul Cameron at 573-883-7593 or Gary Scheel at 573-883-9397.

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