A New York Civil War Soldier Fights for his Life at Port Hudson
January 25 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The program is presented by author, historian and retired US Army officer Patrick Chaisson. The program relates the personal history of a young New York Civil War Soldier who left his farm in rural Albany County to fight at the Battle of Port Hudson. The history is based on the actual diary of the young soldier. Included in the presentation are original photographs, pen-and-ink illustrations, and animated battle maps to accompany the diary entries.
For information please call 914-864-7263. Donations accepted.