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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

  • 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"

  • Trip to Antietam on October 20th ~ Updated

  • From the Brigade Commander ~ July 2018

  • From The Brigade Commander ~ June 2018

  • Gettysburg Preservation Day ~ April 21

  • From The Brigade Commander ~ May 2018

  • Gettysburg Preservation Efforts

  • From The Brigade Commander ~ April 2018

  • Nominations for Officers and Directors

  • From The Brigade Commander ~ March 2018


Community News

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

  • NPS to Repave Drives of Fot Davis and Fort Dupont

  • Hi-ho come to the Great Allentown Fair of 1928

  • 156th Anniversary of the Battle of Second Manassas

  • World War II Weekend at Gettysburg's Eisenhower National Historic Site September 15 and 16

  • istory's Headlines: Ghostly Getter's Island

  • Senate Approves FY19 Funding For Interior Department, Boosts National Park Service Maintenance

  • Free Admission will continue at the David Wills House in Gettysburg through 2018

  • New Clues About Why the Confederate
    Submarine H.L. Hunley Sank

  • Changing Being Made at Antietam

  • Walking Tours of Frederick ~ July to October

  • NEW BOOK AVAILABLE “Kilpatrick’s Raid Around Atlanta” by Mary L. Weigley

  • THE CIVIL WAR: Causes, Combat, Conclusions and Consequences - Aug 20-22

  • Archaeological Excavation At The Coleman Site Of Appomattox Court House

  • Stone Walls in Gettysburg Get A Facelift

  • Bones of Civil War dead found on a battlefield tell their horror stories

MEETINGS AND PRESENTATIONS

All members and guests of the Lehigh Brigade meet on the first Tuesday of each month
(September - June) at the
Holiday Inn Lehigh Valley
736 Adrienne Drive, Breinigsville, PA 18031
(near I-78 and Rt 100) 

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

 

Please Consider Writing Your
U.S. Representative Asking Support for
U.S. House Bill 6108

HOUSE BILL 6108
A Bill to provide for partnerships among State and local governments, regional entities, and the private sector to preserve, conserve, and enhance the visitor experience at nationally significant battlefields of the American Revolution, War of 1812, and Civil War, and for other purposes.

https://www.congress.gov/115/bills/hr6108/BILLS-115hr6108ih.pdf

 

Check Upcoming Events

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

View Calendar →

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