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Daniel Island Historical Society Meeting: Charleston and the Civil War
September 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Please join the Daniel Island Historical Society as they kick off their Fall program schedule. Dr. Kyle Sinisi, an award winning historian at the Citadel will talk about Charleston and the Civil War as seen through the perspective of Magnolia Cemetery.
Professor Sinisi is co-editor (with Professor Michael B. Barrett) of the “Total War Series” line of books for the Rowman and Littlefield Publishing Group. He is the author of The Last Hurrah: Sterling Price’s Missouri Expedition of 1864 (A.M. Pate Award for best book of 2015 on the Trans-Mississippi Civil War) and Sacred Debts: State Civil War Claims and American Federalism. He is also a co-editor of Warm Ashes: Issues in Southern History at the Dawn of the Twenty-First Century. Professor Sinisi is currently at work on a biography of General Samuel R. Curtis and a study of Charleston during the Civil War.