• Gettysburg National Military Park

    Gettysburg

    National Military Park Pennsylvania

Event Details

  • 01/31/2015

    Lincoln Memorial- NPS photo
    Location: Gettysburg NMP Museum and Visitor Center | Map Time: 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM Fee Information: Free of charge Contact Name: Gettysburg National Military Park Contact Phone Number: (717) 334-1124, ext. 8023

The Civil War in 1865 and Beyond
Gettysburg National Military Park Mid-Winter Lecture Series 2015

Today's Program: "The Final Fourteen Days of Father Abraham, with Chuck Teague, Gettysburg NMP.

April 1865 marked one of the most dramatic and momentous times in American history. Join Ranger Chuck Teague and discover what Father Abraham experienced as the American Civil War drew to a climax. What would the first two weeks of that month have been like from the perspective of President Lincoln?  Where did he go? Who did he meet with?  What were his conversations? His decisions? His mood each day? Join Chuck Teague, GNMP, and ;learn about the final days of Abraham Lincoln at war's end.  


This series of free, one-hour programs begins at 1:30 p.m., in one of the theaters at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. Additional lectures will take place on weekends through March 9 and are free of charge. Full schedule available by calling 717-334-1124 x 8023 or by visiting www.nps.gov/gett

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