Photo detail

Special Photo ---- On July 22 at 10 a.m., Civil War expert and author Robert C. Jones presents a program on Union Brig. Gen. Kenner Garrard's raid on Conyers Station in July 1864. During the event, which takes place at the Conyers Depot, Jones will also sign his several books on the Civil War.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Civil War raid on Conyers focus of historian's program

While the Civil War brought about paramount changes in the U.S. such as the abolishment of slavery and the expansion of the federal government, perhaps an even more crucial result of the war proved to be that the fledgling democracy didn't crumble, said Civil War author Robert C. Jones.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment