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Speaking of the Past: Revisiting the Civil War in Loudoun, A Special History Panel Discussion

  • Oatlands Historic House & Gardens 20850 Oatlands Plantation Lane Leesburg, VA, 20175 United States (map)

Welcoming Remarks by
The Honorable Phyllis Randall
Chair of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors
The Honorable Geary Higgins
Loudoun County Supervisor, Catoctin District

Lee Stone--The Loudoun Rangers: A Union Battalion in Loudoun County

Kevin Grigsby--From Loudoun to Glory: African American Soldiers in the Civil War

Pastor Michelle Thomas--Unknown No Longer: African American Burial Grounds After the Civil War

Bronwen Souders & Lee Lawrence--Faith, Freedom and the Conflict of Slavery

Donna Bohanon--Free Black Communities and People Prior to the Civil War

Donald Cooper--The History of Loudoun's Confederate Statue

Kevin Pawlak--Confederate Soldiers and Civilians: Loudoun During the War

Free and Open to the Public

(Panel discussion will take place at the Oatlands Pavilion. Please wear comfortable walking shoes.)