The Museum of History is proud to host this annual lecture series featuring speakers from Thomas County and beyond. Join us every Tuesday in March at 7:30 PM for an in-depth exploration of the past. Admission is free and open to Society members and to the public.
This year’s presenters include James W. Parrish, author of Wiregrass to Appomattox: The Untold Story of the 50th Georgia Infantry Regiment, C.S.A.; Ephraim Rotter, Curator of Collections, Thomas County Museum of History; Dr. David Williams, Professor of History, Valdosta State University; and Dr. Brent Tharp, Director, Georgia Southern University Museum.
Schedule of Presenters
James W. Parrish
South Georgians in the War: The Story of the 50th Georgia
Curator of Collections, Thomas County Museum of History
Grand Old Flags: Saving, Restoring & Identifying
the Confederate Flags at the Museum of History
Dr. David Williams
Professor of History, Valdosta State University
Georgia’s Civil War Home Front
Dr. Brent Tharp
Director, Georgia Southern University Museum
Lawton Rediscovered: Recent Archaeology,
Research & Interpretation of the Confederate P.O.W. Camp