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275th Anniversary of Winchester Talk by Dr. Carl Ekberg
September 15, 2019 @ 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
“From Disaster to Redemption: George Washington and the Making of Winchester” Lecture and Slide Presentation by Dr. Carl J. Ekberg
About the Speaker
Dr. Carl J. Ekberg is Professor of History Emeritus at Illinois State
University and now resides in Winchester. He is an expert in Colonial American history and award-winning author of 8 books. He has traced the footsteps of Jefferson in Paris for the last 25 years. In 2014, he received La Médaille des Valeurs francophones presented by the French Ambassador on behalf of the Renaissance française for his numerous outstanding publications on the French Colonial period.
Sunday, September 15, 2019
1:30 PM Mingle with the Speaker
Hotel is offering Chicken Plate $15,
Dessert $5, Bar available
2:30 PM Lecture and Presentation
The George Washington Hotel Ballroom
103 E. Piccaddilly Street, Winchester, Virginia
Free Event, All Welcome.