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Yankees in Falmouth

Date

Sep 08, 2018 09:00 AM to Sep 09, 2018 03:00 PM

Contact

(540) 658-8681

Address

Yankees in Falmouth

401 River Road Historic Port of Falmouth Park

Falmouth VA 22405

Description

Saturday September 8th

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Conway Grounds open to the Public

Infantry Firing Demonstrations: 10 AM, 2 PM, 4 PM(Skirmish)

Artillery Firing Demonstrations: 9 AM, 11 AM, 3 PM, 5 PM. And special night firing, 8 PM.

Learn about Civil War Life:

– 9 AM-6 PM Ongoing presentation on Civilian Life during the Civil War (Civil War Civilians of Spotsylvania), Dancing with Shenandoah Civil War era Dancers(between Union and Confed Rows), and Civil war period Music with Evergreen Shade (Center Circle)

– 9:30 AM Blacksmithing (Center Circle)

– 10:30 AM Elizabeth Greenfield the Black Swan – From Enslaved to noted Opera Singer Performer for the Queen of England (Moncure Conway House Basement)

– 11:30 AM Women and Children Freedom Seekers – The Underground Railroad (Moncure Conway House Basement)

– 12:30 PM Modern Tin-Typing using traditional methods

– 1:30 PM At Home with Eliza and Dunmore Gwinn of the Moncure Conway Home (Moncure Conway House Basement)

Learn about Civil War Military:

– 9 AM-6 PM Ongoing presentation on Civil war Medical practices(Union and Confederate Rows), and Civil War Food with Thompson C Battery(Union Row)

– 9:30 AM General Grant (At Union Row Headquarters)

– 10:30 AM Stephen Mallory CSA Secretary of navy, on Civil War Navy (Confederate Row)

– 12:00 PM Civil War Drumming (Confederate Row)

– 2:30 PM Fredericksburg and Stafford Civil War Naval History (Center Circle)

– 3:30 PM Eric Buckland presenting on Mosby’s Rangers (Moncure Conway Basement)

– 4:30 PM Mathew Brady discusses Union and Confed. Generals (Moncure Basement)

– 4:30 PM Stephen Mallory CSA Secretary of navy, on Civil War Navy (Confederate Row)

– 5:30 PM Civil War Drumming (Confederate Row)

Sunday September 9th

10 AM – 3 PM Conway Grounds open to the Public

Infantry Firing Demonstrations: 10 AM, 12 PM, 1 PM(Skirmish)

Artillery Firing Demonstrations 1230 PM, 2 PM

Learn about Civil War Life:

– 10 AM-3 PM Ongoing presentation on Civilian Life during the Civil War (Civil War Civilians of Spotsylvania), and Civil war period Music with Evergreen Shade (Center Circle)
– 11 AM Civil War Period C AMp Church Service

Learn about Civil War Military:

– 12 PM-3 PM Ongoing presentation on Civil war Medical practices(Union and Confederate Rows), and Civil War Food with Thompson C Battery(Union Row)
– 1:30 PM Civil War Drumming (Confederate Row)
– 2:30 PM Fredericksburg and Stafford Civil War Naval History (Center Circle)