2017 Battlefield tour

Sherman’s final campaign and Johnston’s surrender

Raleigh, NC

Date: October 20-21, 2017

For details contact:
Kathleen Lange

The Northern Illinois Civil War Round Table

Everyone is welcome at our monthly meetings.

LincolnWe meet September through June, generally on the first Friday of each month, at 7:30 p.m. See list of meeting dates and speakers below for our 2016-2017 program year. Discussion Meetings are also held the third Saturday of the month, where a topic is selected for open discussion, at 10 a.m. at the Barrington Area Library, 505 N. Northwest Highway, Barrington, IL.

Arlington Heights Memorial Library
500 N Dunton Ave., Arlington Heights, IL
For more information, contact Thomas DeFranco (708) 456-2251


For our 2016-2017 program year, we proudly welcome these outstanding speakers:

September 2, 2016

Lance Herdegen

The Iron Brigade

October 7, 2016

Frank Crawford

The Centralia Massacre

November 4, 2016

Pat Schroeder 

Appomattox Court House

December 2, 2016

Tony Ziebol

Richard Kirkland, the Angel of Marye’s Heights

January 6, 2017

Bruce Allardice

The Conflict at Ezra Church

February 3, 2017

Andy Waskie

Major General George Meade

March 3, 2017

Harold Knudsen

Disunion Sentiments and Secession Threats, 1788-1860

April 7, 2017

Steve Fratt

Civil War Battle Tactics

May 5, 2017

Daniel Josephs

Illinois 82nd Regiment

June 2, 2017

Wayne Motts

The National Civil War Museum in Harrisburg, PA