Life at Lee’s Headquarters
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January 21, 2017 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
The Dabbs House served as General Robert E. Lee’s headquarters during the summer of 1862. Meet the General and one of his staff at the historic house to learn a little more about the man and his relationship with those around him including his enslaved body servant, Perry Parks. Crafts include making a flag and officer’s insignia. Try your hand using a dip pen. Bring your camera for photos in reproduction Civil War clothing. Put your thinking cap on for ‘Did a Soldier Have It?” Civil War Trivia Game! House tours will be available. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org