Missouri Civil War Sesquicentennial - Upcoming Events http://mocivilwar150.com/events/calendar en Reunion & Reconciliation Lecture Series http://mocivilwar150.com/event/756 <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Lincoln University</span> <span class="locality">Jefferson City</span>, <span class="region">MO</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="38.576702">38° 34' 36.1272" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-92.173516">92° 10' 24.6576" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=38.576702+-92.173516+%28%2C+Jefferson+City%2C+MO%2C+%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p>Learn more about Missouri’s Civil War history as well as discussion on how the efforts to create national unity and civil rights unfolded in the wake of the Civil War. Registration is now open! To sign up to attend, visit <a href="http://shsofmo.org/store/reunion-and-reconciliation-lecture-series.html" rel="nofollow">http://shsofmo.org/store/reunion-and-reconciliation-lecture-series.html.</a></p><div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-datetime"> <div class="field-label">Event Date and Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 05/02/2015 - <span class="date-display-start">08:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-season"> <div class="field-label">Season:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Spring </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-location field-field-location"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Lincoln University</span> <span class="locality">Jefferson City</span>, <span class="region">MO</span> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-event-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://mocivilwar150.com/event/756" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events Central 38.576702 -92.173516 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:56:11 +0000 connie.schmidt 756 at http://mocivilwar150.com The Civil War in Living History http://mocivilwar150.com/event/755 <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">North Jefferson City Recreation Area</span> <span class="locality">Jefferson City</span>, <span class="region">MO</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="38.576702">38° 34' 36.1272" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-92.173516">92° 10' 24.6576" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=38.576702+-92.173516+%28%2C+Jefferson+City%2C+MO%2C+%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p>Spend the day enjoying family-oriented educational activities and entertainment. &nbsp;Activities include cannon demonstrations, re-enactors, period music and more. &nbsp;</p> <p>Location: Bill Quigg Commons, North Jefferson City<br />See Also: <a href="http://mocivilwar150.com/event/756">Reunion &amp; Reconciliation Lecture Series</a></p> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-datetime"> <div class="field-label">Event Date and Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 05/01/2015 - <span class="date-display-start">17:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">20:00</span></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-season"> <div class="field-label">Season:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Spring </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-location field-field-location"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">North Jefferson City Recreation Area</span> <span class="locality">Jefferson City</span>, <span class="region">MO</span> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-event-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> Events Central 38.576702 -92.173516 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:52:09 +0000 connie.schmidt 755 at http://mocivilwar150.com North Star, Southern Cross: The Cultural Politics of Civil War Memory in Missouri, 1865-1915 http://mocivilwar150.com/event/757 <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">James C. Kirkpatrick State Information Center</span> <div class="street-address"> 600 West Main Street <span class="additional"> Interpretive Center Auditorium </span> </div> <span class="locality">Jefferson City</span>, <span class="region">MO</span> <span class="postal-code">65101</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="38.583729">38° 35' 1.4244" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-92.178085">92° 10' 41.106" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=38.583729+-92.178085+%28600+West+Main+Street%2C+Jefferson+City%2C+MO%2C+65101%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p>We tend to view the American Civil War as a conflict between two distinct cultures divided by the Ohio River; the South devoted to the protection of slavery as an institution, and the North equally devoted to its abolishment. With its unique geography and political climate, Missouri was affected not only by this division, but also by a division between the well-populated East and the less-populated western frontier region.</p><div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-datetime"> <div class="field-label">Event Date and Time:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 04/30/2015 - <span class="date-display-start">19:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">20:00</span></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-season"> <div class="field-label">Season:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Spring </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-location field-field-location"> <div class="field-label">Location:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">James C. Kirkpatrick State Information Center</span> <div class="street-address"> 600 West Main Street <span class="additional"> Interpretive Center Auditorium </span> </div> <span class="locality">Jefferson City</span>, <span class="region">MO</span> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-event-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://mocivilwar150.com/event/757" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events Central 38.583729 -92.178085 Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:22:32 +0000 jennifer.sieg 757 at http://mocivilwar150.com