Civil War Resources
Some excellent Civil War venues:
Visit the only remaining Civil War building still standing in Los Angeles, the Drum Barracks Civil War Museum
Enjoy the fascinating history of Fort Tejon, an historic site in Southern California where reenacting comes alive!
For an outstanding interactive tour of the Gettysburg battlefield, we recommend you check out Stephen Recker's Virtual Gettysburg at www.virtualgettysburg.com.
For a web overview of the Civil War: The History Place
For an audio course on the Civil War by Gary Gallagher: American Civil War
Civil War organizations: CLICK HERE
Civil War books of interest: CLICK HERE
Check out some other Civil War Round Tables in California:
The Inland Empire CWRT meets at 6:30 pm on the second Wednesday of the month (except February) at the Lincoln Shrine, 125 Vine Street, Redlands, CA. For information call (909) 798-7632, or visit their website at www.lincolnshrine.org/educational-resources/civil-war-roundtable/.
The Orange County CWRT meets at 7:00 pm on the third Tuesday of the month at Carrow's Restaurant, 16931 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, CA. Contact Ron Hyde at firstname.lastname@example.org for details and directions, or visit their website at www.cwrtorangecounty-ca.org.
The San Diego CWRT meets at 7:30 pm on the third Wednesday of the month at the Palisades Presbyterian Church, 6301 Birchwoood St., San Diego. Contact David Tooley at email@example.com for details and directions, or visit their website at www.sdcwrt.org.
The Los Angeles CWRT meets at 7:00 pm on the third Tuesday of the month at the Los Angeles Family Search Library, 10707 N. Temple Way, Los Angeles, CA. Contact them via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit their website at www.lacwrt.org
The South Bay CWRT (San Jose, CA) meets the last Tuesday of the month at 7:15 p.m. at at Holder's Country Inn, 998 South DeAnza Blvd, CA. Contact Gary Moore, President, at (408) 356-6216 or e-mail him at email@example.com for information or visit their website at sbcwrt.org
The San Joaquin Valley CWRT meets in Fresno, CA. Contact Wayne Bowen at SJVCWRT, P.O. Box 5695, Fresno, CA 93755 or (209) 291-4885. Their website is: sjvcwrt.com
The Sacramento CWRT meets the second Wednesday of the month. For information contact Dennis Kohlmann. He can also be reached at (916) 726-4432 or e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Bakersfield CWRT meets on the third Thursday of each month. Call Jerry Kirkland at (661) 397-3605 for location and program information.
The CWRT of San Francisco meets the third Thursday of each month at the United Irish Cultural Center, 2700 45th Avenue, San Francisco, CA. You can e-mail email@example.com for program information, or visit their website at www.sfcwrt.com/index.html
The Peninsula CWRT meets at 11:15 am on the third Tuesday of each month at Dominic’s Restaurant at Poplar Creek
1700 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo, CA. You can e-mail them at PeninsulaCivilWarRoundTable.org, or visit their website at www.peninsulacivilwarroundtable.org.
For a list of Civil War Roundtables on the web, visit www.civilwararchive.com/files.htm