Bob and Ronnie sent me some things of interest that members of the regiment might be interested in attending.
I did not hear of this sooner. Thought some of the Regiment might be interested in the rest of the series.
Prelude to the Battle of Kings Mountain
A Lecture Series
Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, Abingdon
nights, Sept. 1, 8, 15, and 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Free for everyone
(Sorry we missed this one.)
“Changing Concepts of Empire: Britain and North America in the
“Backcountry Politics in Virginia in
“The Yelling Boys-a Numerous and Unexpected Enemy”
“The Shirtmen Are Coming”
The Watauga Chapter of the Tennessee Society Sons of the American
Revolution would like to invite you to attend the programs to be held 16-17 September 2011 at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area.
On Friday 16 September 2011 at 5:00 pm in the cemetery beside the Carter
House we will mark the graves of Col John and Capt Landon Carter as
Patriots of the Revolutionary War.
Then at 10:00 am on 17 September 2011 the Celebration of the Gathering of the
Overmountain Men at the Sycamore Shoals will be held. The President General
of the National Society Sons of the American Revolution will be in attendance.
We would like to invite all DAR, SR,
OVTA, C.A.R. and any other historic organizations who would like to attend or
participate. There will be a wreath service at both services. The public is
more information please click here: http://www.sar.org/event/2011/Gathering-Sycamore-Shoals-2011
Ronnie L. Lail
Color Guard Commander
Sons of the American Revolution