Tuesday, April 03, 2012


A Civil War Presentation with Dr. Mark DePue
Thursday, April 5, 2012

"The Battle of Shiloh”—third in a series of military history programs featuring the major battles of the Civil War, will be held Thursday, April 5 at 7 p.m. in the Union Theater at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum (ALPLM) in Springfield. The program is part of Illinois’ observance of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.

Dr. Mark DePue, ALPLM historian, will offer a power point presentation on the Shiloh campaign that will feature quotes from Civil War veterans, maps, photographs and illustrations, with a question and answer session following the presentation. The program is free and open to the public, but advance reservations are requested and can be made by calling (217) 558-8934.

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