$5 Early Bird discount until July 15th

Seminar and Lunch: Adults $65.00,  Students $35.00 includes catered Bar-B-Q lunch.  Registrants will also receive free admission to the Jefferson Historical Museum during the weekend. 

Red River Campaign Narratives of Destruction, Heroism and Blood

Jefferson's Civil War Legacy

Speakers this year will be:

     Henry O. Roberson, Ph.D., "The Red River Campaign and Its Toll."

     Gary D. Joiner, Ph.D., "Saving the Sacred Soil of Texas: Tom Green and the Texas Cavalry in the Red River Campaign."

     Dr. Tom Pressly: "Held in Highest Esteem By All; the Civil War Letters of Corporal William B. Chilvers."

     Bill Gurley, Ph.D.: "Yankee Bullets, Rebel Blood: The remarkable medical casebook of Dr. Henry M. Dye, Texas surgeon in the Trans-Mississippi."

​Upcoming Events

6th Annual Civil War Symposium

Learn the role that Jefferson played in the Trans-Mississippi Civil War.


Jefferson Historical Society & Museum

Speakers' Reception

     August 11, 2017, Friday Night

     Excelsior House Ballroom

     6:00 - 7:30 PM

     Refreshments and light hors d'oeuvres