White House of the Confederacy

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 6:00pm
White House of the Confederacy

Under the guidance of Alfonso Perez Acosta (the artist of our House 200 portraits), paint a contemporary take on an historic portrait while sipping wine in a 19th century building. Ticket prices includes 2 prints for you to paint, 1 glass of wine, light snacks, and all art supplies. Cash bar. 

Friday, October 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
White House of the Confederacy

As one of an estimated 20,000 soldiers who underwent amputation during the Civil War, Thomas Colley’s memoirs reveal the challenges of living with what many might recognize today as post-traumatic stress disorder.  Join us as Michael Shaffer unveils Colley’s experiences and struggles as a soldier and a veteran.

Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 2:00pm
White House of the Confederacy

How and why did the staff of the Confederate Museum in the 1960s transition the organization to a more scholarly approach? Explore their choices with the Museum’s first professional executive director, Peter Rippe. Discussion led by John Coski (ACWM).
Learn more about the house's bicentennial at www.whc200.org.

Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
White House of the Confederacy

Left an invalid by an injury, LeRoy Gresham, son of an affluent Georgia slaveholder, began keeping a journal at the age of twelve in 1860. Discover the unique view of a young, privileged, white teenager witnessing the demise of his world even as his own body slowly fails him. 

With editor, Janet Croon. 

Janet E. Croon holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science, Modern European History, and Russian Language and Area Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1983), and a Master’s Degree in International Studies from the University of Dayton (1985). She has been teaching International Baccalaureate History for nearly two decades and developed a deep interest in the Civil War by living in northern Virginia. She is the author of The War Outside My Window: The Civil War Diary of LeRoy Wiley Gresham, 1860-1865.

Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 2:00pm
White House of the Confederacy

Join some of the staff involved in the house's restoration, as they relive the thirteen-year process of how the Museum painstakingly researched and oversaw the restoration of the house to its wartime appearance. This panel discussion will feature Ruth Ann Coski (historian, moderator), Patricia Loughridge (first house curator), and Robin Reed (former director of the Museum of the Confederacy).

Learn more about the house's bicentennial at www.whc200.org.

Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Sunday, December 23, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 1:30pm
White House of the Confederacy

During the Civil War, Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln both had connections to the house at 1201 E. Clay Street. Explore how the decisions, personalities, and families of these two men impacted their presidencies on this tour of the White House of the Confederacy. 

Learn more about the bicentennial of the house at www.whc200.org

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