“Unionists and Pacifists:
The Mennonite Experience in the Civil War”
By Rebecca Lindsay


The James A Ramage Civil War Museum
Presents the July 23, 2017 Summer Lecture

When: July 23, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm

Where: Fort Wright City Building,  409 Kyles Lane,  Fort Wright, KY 41011

In researching her family history, Rebecca Lindsay became interested in the struggles of Mennonites and “other people of peace” during the Civil War. Her research describes their fascinating history as they struggled to remain people of peace under tremendous pressure from both the Union and Confederacy in the Shenandoah River Valley of western Virginia. Join us for a powerful historical story.

A Powerpoint presentation will be given with questions and answers afterward.

Presenter : Rebecca S. Lindsay

Rebecca Lindsay is past president of the Kentucky State Poetry Society and current editor of their Journal Pegasus. She has published articles and poetry about the Civil War and her ancestors. A past Moderator of the Cincinnati Presbytery she lives in Crestview Hills, Kentucky with her husband and cat.

Donation: $5.00; $4.00 for members

Proceeds go to the James A. Ramage Civil War Museum

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