On July 22, 2013, Civil War Author Robert C. Jones will discuss Brigadier General Kenner Garrard's calvalry raid on Conyers Station during the Atlanta Campaign of the Civil War. Jones, an expert on Sherman's invasion, will be the guest of the Rockdale County Historical Society on the 149th anniversary of the event. The lecture will begin at 10 a.m. and is free to the public.
Jones is president of the Kennesaw Historical Society and director of programs and education for the Kennesaw Museum Foundation. A member of the advisory board of the Civil War Round Table of Cobb County, he has authored a number of books, which he will sign following his lecture.
The lecture will be held in the historic Olde Town Conyers Depot, 901 Railroad Street, Conyers. For more information, contact 770-602-2606 or www.visitconyersga.com.
Hours of Operation
Monday: 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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Free Parking, Public Restrooms
Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible (Limited)
Near Interstate Highway
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