OUR FIRST LECTURE OF THE SEASON will be held on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 1:00 pm in the Visitor Center at Barnegat Lighthouse State Park.
Dr. Andy Waskie of Temple University will return as General Meade to present a lecture for us. He will be portraying General George Meade–Soldier, Combat Veteran, Engineer and builder of 10 lighthouses (including Old Barney), Civil War Commander, Victor of the Battle of Gettysburg, Savior of the Union, Patriot, Patron of the Arts, Citizen and Governor of the South during the Reconstruction period.
“General Meade’s” annual visit to Barnegat Lighthouse has become a tradition and is very popular with our members and the public.
Please join us to hear Dr. Waskie of Temple University as he returns for his annual visit to us as General Meade and presents “General Meade and the Civil War”.
The GENERAL MEADE SOCIETY of PHILADELPHIA
Please arrive early to assure seating.
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