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2019 Civil War Speaker Series. The Disabled Lion of Union: Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain and Civil War Disability
April 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
For the second lecture in our 2019 Civil War Speaker series, Dr. Sarah Handley-Cousins will speak about Civil War veteran Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain who was disabled by a gunshot during the war, yet hid his wound, effectively keeping it a secret.