The Legacy Of A Common Civil War Soldier: Private T. M. Shields

The Legacy Of A Common Civil War Soldier: Private T. M. Shields Presented by Aliene Shields Humphries. Humphries authored a book using the letters her great grandfather wrote back home to his beloved wife during 1861-1865. Based on the book The Legacy of A Common Civil War Soldier, this program offers a rare glimpse of what life … Read more

The War That Made America: The French and Indian War

The War That Made America: The French and Indian War Presented by Aliene Shields Humphries. The French and Indian War pitted the colonies of British America against those of New France, each side supported by military units from the parent country and by American Indian allies. Humphries discusses the experiences of this often-forgotten conflict and … Read more

The Importance of South Carolina During the American Revolutionary War

The Importance of South Carolina During the American Revolutionary War Presented by Aliene Shields Humphries. There is much more to the role of South Carolina than just what happened on the battlefield! In this presentation, Aliene Humphries talks about the fascinating but little-known stories of the Revolutionary War’s Southern Campaigns both on and off the battlefield. … Read more