Civil War Presentation

Dr. Wayne Moore, Assistant Archivist for the State of Tennessee, will give a presentation on the Civil War “Looking Back” project at the Heritage Center at 465 Railroad Avenue in Tracy City on Saturday, September 14 at 2:00 p.m. The public is invited and admission is free.

The presentation is a part of the September Quarterly Meeting of the Grundy County Historical Society. Anyone wishing to become a member of the Grundy County Historical Society may do so at the meeting.

“Looking Back: The Civil War in Tennessee” is a special digitization project designed by Dr. Moore as a part of Tennessee’s Sesquicentennial Civil War commemoration. He is a professional historian and archivist and directs the Archives Development Program at Tennessee State Library and Archives where he is responsible for archival operations.

Persons who have Civil War artifacts are requested to bring them to the meeting so that they may be identified and recorded.

 


Posted on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 10:57 am