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Events for November 3, 2013
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North Carolina’s Civil War Monuments
3:30-4 :30 pm Morgan Community Room, 1st Floor, Library Dr. Douglas Butler presents a program discussing his research for his recent McFarland publication, North Carolina Civil War Monuments. Dr. Butler explores the origins of Civil War commemoration in the South, the problem of burying the dead, and coming up with the public funding and support to create the monuments. In the process, he comments on their design, production and artistic merit. Copies of the book will be available for sale. No preregistration required.