Irish Brigade of the Civil War

Irish Brigade of the Civil War
Neil Murray will discuss the material culture of the common soldier of General Meagher’s Irish Brigade of the American Civil War. His presentation will focus on uniforms, weapons, and gear in a living history format. A soldier of the Irish Brigade will “come to life” as Mr. Murray will be wearing and demonstrating how to wear various uniforms.
Venue: Town of Esopus Library
128 Canal Street
Port Ewen, NY 12466