The purpose of The Civil War Round Table of Augusta is to provide a medium for exploring research, knowledge, and understanding of the American Civil War.
We meet at the Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center in Evans.It is co-located with the Columbia County library and just behind the Columbia County Court House.
Speakers for 2022
March 21st. Theodore P. Savas, Managing Director of Savas Beatie Publishing will present on Colonel George Rains and the Augusta Powder works.
June 20th. Dr. Stephen R. Wise,Director of the Parris Island Museum and Adjunct Professor at USC-Beaufort will present on his book "Lifeline of the Confederacy: Blockade running during the Civil War."
September 19th. Brian Matthew Jordan, Assistant Professor of History at Sam Houston State University will present on his latest book "A Thousand May Fall: An Immigrant Regiment's Civil War
December 12th. Brian Steel Wills will present on his biography of Nathan Bedford Forrest, "A Battle from the Start: The Life of Nathan Bedford Forrest."
Brian is the Director of the Center for the Study of the Civil War Era at Kennesaw State University.