Talking Blockade Runners (and Other Stuff)
I don’t know if I’m objectively busier than usual with the history thing right now, but some days it sure does feel like it. I sat down last night an worked out my speaking schedule for the next few months:
The Steamboat Laura and the Coming of the Texas Revolution (presentation)
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 7 p.m.
Texas Navy Days
Stahlman Park, Brazoria County
For tickets and information, call 979-233-7330 or e-mail dortha-at-fortvelasco-dot-org. Civil War Blockade Running on the Texas Coast (presentation and signing)
Friday, October 10, 2014 at 7 p.m.
University of Texas at Arlington Library Arlington, Texas The Blockade Runner Will o’ the Wisp: Lost and Found, and Found Again (presentation)
Saturday, October 25 (tentative)
Texas Archeological Society Annual Meeting
Embassy Suites in San Marcos, Texas Registration info here. Captain Dave Whups the Yankees (presentation) 10:30 a.m., Saturday, November 8, 2014 Friends of the Clayton Genealogical Library Meeting 5300 Caroline Houston, Texas Civil War Blockade Running on the Texas Coast (presentation and signing)
Saturday, November 8, 2014 Houston History Book Fair Julia Ideson Library, Houston Public Library
Houston, Texas Inseparable Enemies: Galveston and Houston in the Nineteenth Century (presentation and signing)
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Galveston College Fall Lecture Series Abe and Annie Siebel Wing, Cheney Student Center Galveston College 39th Street and Avenue Q Galveston, Texas Captain Dave Whups the Yankees Monday, December 1, 2014 at 10 a.m. Terry’s Texas Rangers Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy George Memorial Library Richmond, Texas
You can always get an updated schedule of speaking engagements here. Hope to see y’all there!____________