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Jul 18, 2012Civil War: My Brother, My Enemy
During the Civil War in Kentucky, family lines were often the battle lines.
Created by the Frazier History Museum in Louisville with support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Sponsored by Brown-Forman and Forcht Bank and media sponsors WKYT-TV, WLAP-AM and The State Journal.
Open to the public during the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History's regular hours of operation
Location: Keeneland Changing Exhibits Gallery
Runs through Dec 8, 2012
12:00pm - 1:30pmFood for Thought: “Kentucky’s Bookends to the Civil War: Maj. Robert Anderson of Fort Sumter”
Don Rightmyer, editor of Kentucky Ancestors, will talk about Maj. Robert Anderson: Kentucky native, West Point graduate and commander of Fort Sumter in Charleston harbor at the beginning of the Civil War. He will discuss Anderson’s rich Kentucky family history and the path his life took from Jefferson County to the Civil War.
Reservations required by July 13. $18 for KHS members and $25 for all other patrons.
Location: Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History
For more information contact Julia Curry at 502-564-1792, ext. 4414 or email firstname.lastname@example.org