The lectures, all in the Eastern time zone, will be held in the lecture hall at the Northwest Georgia Trade and Convention Center, 2211 Dug Gap Battle Road in Dalton:
1:30 p.m. – “Confederate Armies: East and West,” given by Dr. Richard McMurry, Civil War historian and author.
2:30 p.m. – “Fought to a ‘Frazzle’: The Experiences of Georgia Soldiers in the Army of Northern Virginia,” given by Dr. Mark Wetherington, Director of the Filson Historical Society.
3:30 p.m. – “The Grim Visage of War: Georgia in 1862,” given by Dr. Keith Bohannon, Associate Professor of History, University of West Georgia.
The colloquium is sponsored in association with the Dalton 150th Committee, which will host a noon lecture on the Great Locomotive Chase by Russell Bonds, and a 7 p.m. concert by Birmingham-based musician Bobby Horton. For more information, visit the committee’s website at http://www.dalton150th.com.