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“Women Soldiers of the Civil War”

  • Date: 09/22/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location: Historic Blenheim
    3610 Old Lee Highway
    Fairfax, Virginia 22030
  • Introduction: Tracey McIntire and Audrey-Teller Scanlan will speak about the experience of more than four hundred women who disguised themselves as men and served in the Union and Confederate armies during the Civil War.

“Women Soldiers of the Civil War.”   Tracey McIntire and Audrey-Teller Scanlan will speak about the experience of more than four hundred women who disguised themselves as men and served in the Union and Confederate armies during the Civil War.  They will explore individual stories, gender roles and military culture of the era.

Free program. Light refreshments.  Call 703.591.0560.