Women in the Civil War: From the Home Front to the Battlefield

paulagidjunisThe Holy Family University Library is sponsoring a final event in conjunction with the Free Library's One Book program. On Wednesday, March 16, from 7 pm - 8:30 pm, Paula Gidjunis will talk about women contributions during the Civil War. Professor Gidjunis will discuss what life was like in the 19th century, sharing the contributions of civilian women—with a special focus on nuns—during the Civil War. Her program concludes with a discussion of children's wartime roles.
Professor Gidjunis is a Holy Family alumnae and a retired social studies teacher. Space is limited. Contact Kathy Kindness at kkindness@holyfamily.edu to register.