Joliet Junior College Civil War Symposium

Legacy, Social Change, and Rememberance

Saturday, April 30, 2016

  • Registration: 8:30am - 9:30am
  • Program begins: 10:00
  • Lunch: 12:00-1:30
  • Afternoon session: 1:30 until 5:00
Joliet Junior College
1215 Houlolt Ave.
Joliet, IL 60431
Building "U"
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College Office: (815) 729-9020

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  • $20.00 per person by April 1, 2016
  • $40.00 per person after April 1, 2016
  • No charge to current JJC Faculty/Staff
  • Students-must sign up by April 1, 2016 or you will be charged.

Includes Speakers, Refreshments, Book Sale

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The Speakers:
Don Doyle: Professor of History, University of South Carolina "The Cause of All Nations: International Impact of Civil War"

Robert Girardi: Civil War Historian and Author "Illinois in the Civil War”

Doug Hurt: Department Chair of History, Purdue University "Agriculture, Food Production and the Civil War"

Theodore "Ted" J. Karamanski: Department Chair of Public History, Loyola University "Chicago during the Civil War"

Nicholas Sambaluk: History Professor Purdue University and U.S. Military Academy, West Point "Revolution and use of Technology during Civil War"