Attention, Civil War History Buffs!

The Yadkin Valley Historical Association invites you to participate

in its 2015 Yadkin Valley History and Genealogy Fair and Conference

Theme: Stoneman’s Raid (March-April 1865) in the Yadkin Valley,

which includes the counties of Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Caldwell, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Iredell, Rockingham, Rowan, Stokes, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yadkin; and anyone who is interested.  This is a regional fair and conference and open to the public.

Saturday, August 15, 2015

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Yadkinville United Methodist Church,

204 West Main Street, Yadkinville, NC 27055

Sponsored by the Yadkin Valley Historical Association, Inc., which regional historians organized in 2006.

Speakers include:

Chris Hartley, author, Stoneman’s Raid 1865, will discuss the purpose of Stoneman’s Raid and how well it succeeded

Ed and Sue Curtis, organizers, Salisbury Prison Symposium, will review the Salisbury Prison and its importance to the Raiders

Registration (includes 2015 membership in the YVHA, an exhibit table, speakers fees, and lunch) is $15 in advance and $20 at the door.  Send registration to the Yadkin Valley Historical Association, Inc., John Reynolds, Treasurer, 7618 Rolling Oak Ct., Clemmons, NC  27012.  Make check payable to “YVHA”. or online at:

www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ncyadvha/

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