Tuesday, February 21, 2012
St. Margaret's to Host Civil War Speaker
St. Margaret's School is hosting a free lecture on Friday, February 24 by one of the nation's preeminent civil war historians, James I. "Bud" Robertson Jr. Mr. Robertson, a longtime history professor at Virginia Tech, will speak at 7 pm in the Ball Memorial Gymnasium located at 612 Water Lane in Tappahannock. Robertson is the author of more than 20 books on the Civil War and his latest book will be available for purchase and signing at the lecture. Robertson taught for 43 years at Virginia Tech and retired last year to the Northern Neck. For more information on the lecture, contact Dale Harter at 804-443-3357.