Special Event

Life on the Homefront: Julia Dent Grant and the Civil War

Fee: Free.

Location:

Theater

Dates & Times

Date:

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Time:

10:00 AM, 1:00 PM 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM

Duration:

1 hour

Type of Event

Talk

Description

Presentation by Park Ranger Nick Sacco. Julia Dent Grant played an important role in caring for her family and supporting the Union war effort during this Civil War. Ranger Sacco will discuss Julia's experiences during the Civil War and demonstrate how women's work on the home front significantly contributed to Union victory on the battlefield.

Reservation or Registration: Yes

Free reservations required. Call 314-842-1867 ext. 230