Come to the Oberlin Heritage Center for a discussion, reading, and book signing with Gene Schmiel - author of several books related to the Civil War. Event is FREE, but a reservation is required.
Come for a discussion, reading, and book signing with Gene Schmiel. Schmiel has written several books related to the Civil War, including an award-winning biography of Oberlinian Jacob Cox. In 2019 he published two new books, one about the Battle of Antietam and one about the Battle of Franklin, in both of which Cox played a prominent role. Schmiel is a Civil War historian, author, and lecturer who visited Oberlin in 2014 to present programs about Cox's military and political careers. He has a Ph.D. in History from Ohio State, and his web-site is https://civilwarhistory-geneschmiel.com. Space is limited for this free program, so please reserve ahead on-line at www.oberlinheritagecenter.org or by calling (440) 774-1700. Location: OHC Monroe House
Friday April 24, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Oberlin Heritage Center
Oberlin Heritage Center