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Saturday Highlights Matthew Dodd

Matthew Dodd
Songs & Stories of the Civil War
Saturday, May 31, 2014
~ On-going ~

Dressed in Civil War soldier's uniforms, Matthew Dodd takes listeners back in time to feel what it was like to be a soldier, civilian, loved one at home or escaped slave of the Civil War Era. Through period songs, excerpts from actual letters, and anecdotes (humorous and poignant) Matthew evokes the feelings and passions of that pivotal era of American history. Join in and sing the songs of the Civil War! 


 

Mark D. Grim Jr.

Mark D. Grim Jr.
Meet General John F. Hartranft
Saturday, May 31, 2014
~ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm ~

Join Mark D. Grim Jr. as he portrays John F. Hartranft, whose long and illustrious career in the Civil War will be brought to life. A native of Montgomery County, Hartranft fought in both the Eastern & Western Theaters. In 1865, he was appointed Special Provost Marshall and Commander of Troops at the Old Military Prison. There the Lincoln conspirators came under his command and he was responsible for hanging four of them.

Mark Grim is a retired Colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps and a member of the Confederation of Union Generals.


Pennypacker Mills - 5 Haldeman Road, Schwenksville, PA 19473
Web Site: www.montcopa.org/pennypackermills
Phone: 610-287-9349 | Email: PennypackerMills@montcopa.org