Allegany County History Awareness Week



Tuesday the 26th: Kick-Off reception @ 7:00 PM in exhibition room.
7:30 PM - The Basics of The Civil War by Craig Braack, County Historian

Wednesday the 27th: 7:30 PM Tom Vossler, Col. (U.S. Army Ret.) The Battle Of Gettysburg (Tom is a licensed battlefield tour guide at Gettysburg)

Thursday the 28th: 7:30 PM - Dr. Chris Makowski, The Battle of Chancellorsville (Chris is an author of several Civil War books)

Friday the 29th: 7:30 PM Spencer Annabel, MD. Dr. Annabel will re-enact the role of his Great, great grandfather - a Civil War battlefield surgeon - and talk about Civil War medicine.

EXHIBITS OPEN FOR SCHOOL TOURS & THE PUBLIC:
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM WED. - THURS. FRIDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM AND SAT. 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Our events will conclude on Sunday, October 1 at the Cuba, NY Palmer Opera House with many first-person presentations of local and national Civil War personalities.

The focus of our activities will be exhibits of Civil War memorabilia and artifacts on display in the Library. Local historians and docents will be present to answer questions.

Contact Us

 

Allegany Co. Tourism & Culture
Ph: (800) 836-1869
Ph: (585) 268-5500
E: tourism@alleganyco.com
Web: discoveralleganycounty.com

 

Allegany Co. Chamber of Commerce
Ph: (585) 268-5500 x 5425
E: ghanchett@alleganychamber.com
Web: alleganychamber.org

 

Allegany Co. Government
Web: alleganyco.com

 

Crossroads Conference Center
Route 19 (north of exit 30, I-86)
Belmont, NY 14813