The General William J. Hardee Camp #1397 of the Sons of Confederate Veterans Welcomes You!

We meet at 7:30 PM on the fourth Monday of each month at the former Historic Second Baptist Church of New Hope, Paulding County, Georgia.  This Historic Church is the beautiful White Frame Building at the intersection of the Dallas-Acworth Highway (Highway 381) and Bobo Road in New Hope, Paulding County, Georgia.  This is the same intersection where New Hope Cemetery is.

Our next meeting is Monday, January 27, 2020, at 7:30 PM.  After a short discussion of Camp business, we will honored to have Michael K. Shaffer give a talk on his book In Memory of Self and Comrades.  This book discusses the recollections of Thomas Wallace Colley, who served in the 1st Virginia Cavalry from the First Battle of Manassas until the defence of Petersburg.

Mr. Shaffer is a Civil War historian, instructor, lecturer, newspaper columnist, and author. He remains a member of the Society of Civil War Historians, Historians of the Civil War Western Theater, and the Georgia Association of Historians. Shaffer teaches Civil War Courses at Kennesaw State University's College of Professional Education and at Emory University. He frequently lectures to various groups across the country. 

After the program, Mr. Shaffer will have copies of his book available for purchase.

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