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St. Louis Genealogical Society

Event Type: Genealogy Programs
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/9/2013
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM
Description:
 "Jefferson Barracks and the Civil War in Missouri"--Begun in 1826, Jefferson Barracks in St. Louis is the oldest operating military installation in the West. It played a prominent role throughout the nineteenth century, particularly during the Civil War. The hospital at the barracks and the military cemetery served thousands of soldiers and civilians. Learn more about this interesting historic location.
Library: Headquarters    Map
Location: Auditorium (HQ)
Contact: Joyce Loving
Presenter: Art Schuermann