News Release: NCSCV Camp 794, “The Columbus County Volunteers,” Sons of Confederate Veterans – North Carolina Division:
NCSCV Camp 794 Press Release… Thursday, July 31, 2014
For Immediate Release:
The North Carolina Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp 794, “The Columbus County Volunteers,” will sponsor a program by Michael C Hardy, Award-winning author and historian, at Camp 794's August meeting. His topic will be “Civil War Charlotte: Last Capital of the Confederacy”.
Michael C. Hardy has been interested in military history for over thirty years. He's penned nineteen books, and his articles have appeared in America's Civil War, Civil War Times, Gettysburg Magazine, and the Tar Heel Junior Historians.
Michael's works have won numerous awards, and in 2010, he was named the North Carolina Historian of the Year by the NC Society of Historians. In 2013, he became a Road Scholar for the NC Humanities Council. Since 2014, Michael has served as historian for the North Carolina Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans.
He lives in western North Carolina with his wife Elizabeth and their children, Nathaniel and Isabella.
The meeting is open to the public. There is no admission charge.
Michael "Mike" Hollingsworth,
Communications and Information Officer
NCSCV Camp 794 “The Columbus County Volunteers”
North Carolina Sons of Confederate Veterans