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NB Forrest seminar - Nov. 30th


The Nathan Bedford Forrest Seminar will be held Friday, November 30th, 2007 at historic Rippavilla Plantation in Spring Hill, TN. The program starts at noon and features three speakers and dinner.

The speakers are:

Greg Biggs - Clarksville, TN CWRT - "Nathan Bedford Forrest: Napoleonic Cavalryman"

Dr. Michael Bradley - retired Motlow College history professor and author of the recent book on Forrest's Escort - "Forrest's Escort"

Dr. Lonnie Maness - retired history professor Univ. of Tennessee-Martin and Forrest author - " An Untutored Genius"

Included in the $30 fee will be dinner at Rippavilla Plantation as well as some of the Battle of Franklin celebrations.

This coincides with the huge Civil War show (the largest in the country) to be held at the state fairgrounds in Nashville over the weekend (Dec. 1 & 2) as well as the anniversary of the Battle of Franklin events. It is the biggest Civil War weekend in Tennessee!!

For more information and the event flyer please email Jerry Raymer at:

Greg Biggs
Clarksville CWRT