Kennesaw Historical Society
c/o Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History
2829 Cherokee St.
Kennesaw, GA 30144
Note: Contact us at email@example.com.
All events are FREE to the public, except where otherwise noted
Coming Events 2014
March 8, 2014
The Atlanta Campaign, with Michael Shaffer
April 5, 2014
Civil War Hospitals in Georgia, with Brad Quinlin
May 2, 2014
Wayne Motts, National Civil War Museum. Museum members only event.
May 10, 2014
Sherman's Destruction of Georgia's Railroads, with Robert C. Jones
June 14, 2014
Impact of Sherman's Atlanta Campaign: From Pickett's Mill to Kennesaw Mountain, with Joe Bozeman
July 12, 2014
Southern Museum Theater/2:00. Museum entrance fee.
Civil War Music show
August 9, 2014
Panel Discussion: William Tecumseh Sherman: Sinner or Saint?, w/ Martin O’Toole, Richard Banz, Glenn Price
September 13, 2014
Battle of Griswoldville: An Infantry Battle on Sherman's March to the Sea, with Robert C. Jones
Panel Discussion: William Tecumseh Sherman: Sinner or Saint? - August 9, 2014
On August 9, 2014, the Kennesaw Museum Foundation and the Southern Museum are sponsoring a panel discussion entitled William Tecumseh Sherman: Sinner or Saint?. The panel will consist of Martin O’Toole, Richard Banz and Glenn Price. The facilitator will be Robert Jones.
The panel diuscussion will be at the Kennesaw Depot at 2:00pm. Parking is available behind the Southern Museum if the depot lot is full.
Lecture: Battle of Griswoldville - September 13, 2014
On September 13, 2014, the Kennesaw Museum Foundation and the Southern Museum are sponsoring a lecture on the "Battle of Griswoldville". Robert C Jones, author of "Battle of Griswoldville: An Infantry Battle on Sherman's March to the Sea", will be the speaker.
The lecture will be at the Kennesaw Depot at 2:00pm. Parking is available behind the Southern Museum if the depot lot is full.
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About the Kennesaw Historical Society
The Kennesaw Historical Society is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and presentation of the ongoing history and heritage of the city of Kennesaw (Big Shanty), Georgia. We manage a yearly lecture series in partnership with the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History. The lectures occur on the second Saturday of each month* from March-September from 2:00-3:00p, at the historic Kennesaw railroad depot. Typical topics include the Civil War, railroading, and local history.
To be added to the e-mail list for future events, please send your e-mail address to Robert Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Kennesaw Historical Society, Inc. is officially registered as a nonprofit corporation within the State of Georgia, and is classified 501(c)(3) under the IRS code.
* except September