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VIRTUAL: Civil War Pensions - A Closer Look

 

Wednesday, September 16, 7:00 pm

 

  

Registration will be open until 9/16/2020 7:00 PM

 

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Why was one widow of a Union veteran eligible for a Civil War pension and another widow not? Why would someone with a Civil War pension suddenly lose it? And why is there so much seemingly identical paperwork in some of the pension files? Join presenter Laura Congleton for a closer look at Civil War pensions, as she walks you through the application process and the changing pension laws to help put the pension documents into better perspective.


Requirements

Connetquot Public Library membership (18 & over)


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