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01-23-2007, 03:30 PM
Be a part of the Civil War's largest surrender!

The Bennett Place State Historic Site in Durham, North Carolina would like to announce their annual surrender living history on April 27th and 28th. Reenactors are invited to attend and help commemorate the 142nd anniversary of General Joseph E. Johnston's surrender to General William T. Sherman in April 1865.

Activities include historic lectures, military demonstrations, and a domestic demonstrations. Participating reenactors with ancestors who were in the surrender will be able to look up their name on the original surrender rolls and receive a certificate.

Registration is free but required. A Saturday meal will be provided for reenactors. If you are interested in participating, please contact Ernest Dollar at nixnox@mindspring.com or call the Bennett Place at (919) 383-4345.