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2018 CWRT Congress

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National Civil War Museum

1 Lincoln Circle

Harrisburg, PA 17103

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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2018 CWRT CONGRESS

Civil War Round Table members and leaders: Are you looking for the secrets to success? Join us for the second year of the CWRT Congress. Learn techniques from those who have experienced significant success...Brunswick CWRT, Bull Run CWRT, Kernstown Battlefield Association, Puget Sound CWRT R.E. Lee CWRT of Central NJ, and the Scottsdale CWRT.

The Congress will emphasize the following:

  • Member recruitment & retention
  • Effective governing
  • Preservation support
  • Proven fundraising
  • Social media marketing
  • Networking and having fun!

CWRT CONGRESS Speakers

Author and Historians on site, including:

  • Ted Alexander (Chambersburg Heritage Center)
  • Susan Boardman (Gettysburg Foundation)
  • Christopher Brenneman (Gettysburg Foundation)
  • Dennis Frye (former Chief Historian at Harpers Ferry NHP)
  • James Hessler (Gettysburg Licensed Battlefield Guide)
  • Tom Huntington (former editor Historic Traveler Magazine)
  • Christopher Mackowski (editor-in-chief of Emerging Civil War)
  • Tom McMillan (VP Communications - Pittsburgh Penguins)
  • Carol Reardon (George Winfree Professor of American History emerita at Penn State University)
  • Richard Sommers (U. S. Army War College)
  • Jeffry Wert (Author of nine books on Civil War topics)

Behind the scene museum tour with purchase of "Congress Plus" or "Weekend" packages (Maximum 60)

Join us for a private look behind the curtain into parts of the Museum collection not generally open to the public, including:

  • Military Commission of Union General John Buford
  • Tactical Manual of Union Captain Henry F. Fuller (64th NY Infantry) - Killed at Gettysburg
  • Sword used by Confederate General Joseph B. Kershaw
  • Flag of the “Cape Fear Guards” of 3rd North Carolina Infantry carried on Culp’s Hill at Gettysburg
  • Coat worn by Union General George Sears Greene at Gettysburg
  • Sword used by Union General Alexander S. Webb (Medal of Honor at Gettysburg)
  • Belt belonging to Medal of Honor Receipt Union Lieutenant Alonzo H. Cushing - Killed at Gettysburg
  • Personal Items and Papers of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain

Optional Sunday Battlefield Tour

Covering the action on Day 1 - July 1, 1863 - Gettysburg National Military Park featuring a private, guided tour by National Civil War Museum CEO Wayne Motts

FAQs

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mike Movius via email at movius@me.com or call 360-481-3117.

What's the refund policy?

Refunds will be allowed 7 days prior to the event (August 10, 2018). After August 10, refunds will no longer be allowed.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes, please bring your printed ticket with you to the Congress.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, you are allowed to update your registration information.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

You may ONLY transfer ticket type from Congress Only to the Congress Plus Package or the Weekend Package.

Discounted rate rooms are available at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Harrisburg/Hershey, located just 2 miles from the Museum. Please follow the following link

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National Civil War Museum

1 Lincoln Circle

Harrisburg, PA 17103

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