Every Monday Weekly & Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 07/30/2013 to 08/16/2013Location: Visitor Center | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: John McKay Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 615-893-9501
Join a ranger for a thirty-minute dicussion the causes and legacy of the Battle of Stones River and the Civil War. The ranger will choose from one of the following programs.
Why Did They Fight? - This program will explore the causes of the Civil War, the reasons for the timing and location of the Battle of Stones River, and what motivated Civil War soldiers.
A Tale of Two Soldiers will delve into the civil rights legacy of the Battle of Stones River and the Civil War by following the stories of William Holland, a slave turned soldier during the Civil War, and his grandson William Harlan.
Programs will not be offered when living history or special events are scheduled.