Thursday, May 17, 2012

Bill Bragg leads sold-out field trip for Atlanta Roundtable

The group picture was taken on the steps of the Governor's Mansion in Milledgeville with Dr. Bill Bragg (first row bottom, far left). The tour was organized by Chairman Terry Kingery (first row bottom, fourth from left) and the Activities Committee of the Round Table. (Photo by Bill Duke)

On Saturday, April 21, the Civil War Round Table of Atlanta's spring field trip, "Heartland of the Confederacy, Macon to Milledgeville,"  was sold out with 56 members.

Author and retired professor Dr. Bill Bragg led the tour. He is author of the popular books Griswoldville and Joe Brown's Pets — The Georgia Militia.

The field trip included a tour of Macon, including the Cannonball House and Fort Hawkins; the Griswoldville Battlefield; old Clinton; a tour of Milledgeville, including the old Geogia Capital and Governor's Mansion.

The Field Trip & Activities Committee present tour guide and author Dr. Bill Bragg with a thank-you for leading the day-long bus tour. From left are committee members John Mattingly, Stevan Crew, Greg Reeves, John Miller, Chairman Terry Kingery, and tour guide Dr. Bill Bragg. (Photo by Bill Duke)