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GW Culture Buffs: Atlanta and the Civil War

GW Atlanta area alumni will be gathering for brunch and then touring The Atlanta History Center's Union - Confederate Flag.gifsignature exhibition, "The Turning Point: The American Civil War" with Dr. Tyler Anbinder, GW Professor of History. Professor Anbinder will offer a lecture over brunch on Atlanta and its role in the American Civil War and then be on hand as the group tours the exhibition.

Please find more details included below. Don't forget to tweet during the event- #GWAtlanta.

Event Details

Saturday, June 15 | 11am- 3pm

11am         Registration begins at Brio Tuscan Grille.
11:30am    Brunch is served.
12noon      Dr. Tyler Anbinder, GW Professor of History, offers a lecture on Atlanta and the Civil War and engages in Q&A with the group.
1pm           Depart for The Atlanta History Center
1:15pm      Tour of The Atlanta History Center's exhibition, "Turning Point: The American Civil War"
3pm           Event ends. Guest leave the Center at will.

Brunch:      Brio Tuscan Grille
                  2964 Peachtree Rd NW, Atlanta, GA

Tour:          The Atlanta History Center
                  130 West Paces Ferry Road NW,
Atlanta, GA 

Brunch buffet and admission to The Atlanta History Center are included in your registration fee. Please register your attendance in advance.

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