Camp Douglas: A Chicago Civil War Story
Date: Sat. January 25, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
6100 W. Irving Park Road
About this event:
As the nation observes the sesquicentennial of the Civil War, please join us for this free program on Chicago's notorious Camp Douglas. Home to 25,000 Confederate prisoners and training center for the United States Colored Troops, Camp Douglas played a prominent role in the War Between the States. Mr. David Keller of the Camp Douglas Restoration Foundation will be the presenter. Registration is not required.