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Welcome to the CWRT of Eastern PA

Civil War Round Table of Eastern Pennsylvania educates the community concerning the American Civil War
AND works to preserve America’s historical treasures of the Civil War
through fundraising activities and volunteer work at battlefields, cemeteries, and other sites.
We are a non - profit 501 (c)(3) organization. All Donations Are Tax Deductible.

Recent Posts in News

Brigade News

  • Jan 26th Field Trip to Nat Civil War Museum

  • From the Brigade Commander - January 2019

  • Postage Increase

  • From the Brigade Commander December 2018

  • Photos from our Field Trip to Antietam.

  • From the Brigade Commander ~ November 2018

  • CWRT Board Meeting ~ October 23

  • From the Brigade Commander ~ October 2018

  • Membership Note from Jeff Gates

  • From the Brigade Commander ~ September 2018

  • Website Word Hunt from"The Devil's Dictionary"

  • From the Brigade Commander ~ July 2018

  • From The Brigade Commander ~ June 2018

  • Gettysburg Preservation Day ~ April 21


Community News

  • Wilkes-Barre Documents Shed Light on on PA Man Helping to Equip Civil War Soldiers

  • Christmas Day 1868 - Presidential Pardons for Confederate Soldiers

  • Impacts of Government Shutdown on Parks

  • Partners Support Monument Preservation

  • Atlanta’s Famed Cyclorama Mural

  • Ed Wenschof Jr Arrives As Acting Superintendent of Gettysburg and Eisenhower

  • The History of Beer in the Civil War

  • The Confederacy Was Built on Slavery

  • UNC’s Silent Sam May Be Making a Comeback

  • Gettysburg NMP Winter Lecture Series Jan- Mar, 2019

  • Shiloh NMP to Redesign Visitor Center Exhibits

  • Facial Recognition Software Helps Identify Unknown Figures in Civil War Photos

  • Senate Confirmation Hearings for David Vela as NPS Director

  • Civil War Era Camp Nelson Named a National Monument

  • Civil War Artifacts Stolen at Kernstown

  • The Mystery of the Glow-in-the-Dark Civil War Soldiers

MEETINGS AND PRESENTATIONS

All members and guests of the Lehigh Brigade meet on the
first Tuesday of each month
NOTE: JANUARY’S MEETING IS ON THE 8TH
(September - June) at the
Holiday Inn Lehigh Valley
736 Adrienne Drive, Breinigsville, PA 18031
(near I-78 and Rt 100)
Dinner begins at 6:30pm
Presentation at 7:30pm

Cost for dinner and speaker - $25.00
Cost for the speaker only - $5.00

Reservations for dinner MUST be made not later than the Thursday before the Tuesday meeting by calling Jim Duffy at (610) 253-4549 or via email by clicking here  Any questions may be directed to Tony Major. Tony may be reached at (610) 398-7204 or via email by clicking here

 

2018-2019 Program LISTING

Click here for a brochure describing
our 2018-2019 event schedule

 

 

Check Upcoming Events

View our calendar of upcoming presentations and dinners for this campaign year.

View Calendar →

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