MAY MEETING OF ROUND TABLE
Round Table Past President Gould Hagler will present
a program on May 10 entitled "The Message and the Medium: Confederate
Monuments in Georgia and Alabama." Gould is the author of Georgia's
Confederate Monuments: In Honor of a Fallen Nation. See the May
Battle Lines to register.
David A. Powell Named
Winner of Richard Barksdale Harwell Award
At the February Round Table meeting president David
Beale announced that David Powell will receive the Richard Barksdale Harwell
Award for the best book on a Civil War subject published in 2015. The
award was granted for The Chickamauga Campaign: Glory or the Grave.
Powell will receive the award when he addresses the Round Table in September
The Civil War Round Table of Atlanta was organized in 1949 with the intent
purpose to further the serious discussion and study of the American Civil War.
Meetings are held at
Capital City Club in downtown Atlanta and we meet the second
Tuesday of every month, with the exception of July and August. The
evening's events start with a social hour at 5:30 PM and dinner at 7:00 PM.
Check in by 6:30 PM. The speaker's program begins at 8:00 PM.
The Capital City Club is located at:
7 John Portman Boulevard
Atlanta, GA 30303
SPEAKERS FOR 2015-16
The emphasis for each meeting is on our guest speaker who shares their knowledge
and enlightens us. Our list of
past speakers reads like a who's who of
Civil War experts and academics.
Let us hear from you if you would like to join us one evening or if you have an
interest in applying for a membership. Reservation for dinner must be made
through the Treasurer, by mail, no later than noon on the Friday preceding the
RICHARD BARKSDALE HARWELL BOOK AWARD CHAIRMAN:
ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE CHARIMAN:
Gould Hagler and Larry Stone maintain The Civil War Round Table of Atlanta's website.