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History Happy Hour: Such as War–The Looting of Fredericksburg

May 26, 2020 @ 6:30 pm 8:00 pm

Free Donations Encouraged

Pair your favorite at-home beverage with this history lesson! All History Happy Hours are free but registration is required for streaming access.

Have you ever found yourself in possession of an enemy town, drunk, and chasing a pig? In the chaos that ensued after US troops took Fredericksburg, soldiers described not only the unfathomable scene but also the underlying motivations which drove them to loot the city. 
Speaker:  Beth Parnicza, Appomattox Court House, NPS

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