2017 Fort Henry Commemoration Speaker Series Schedule

2017 Fort Henry Commemoration Speaker Series

Presented by

Wheeling Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution

Fort Henry Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution

Sponsored by

Wheeling Heritage

Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.

West Virginia Independence Hall

1528 Market Street

January 26: Who Attacked Fort Henry and Why by Alan Fitzpatrick

February 23: “Betty Zane, Heroine of Fort Henry” by Margaret Brennan

March 30: The Second Siege of Fort Henry” by Joe Roxby

April 27: “The First County Seat at West Liberty” by Earl Nicodemus

May 25: “The Other Zanes” by Jeanne Finstein

June 29: “Every Home a Fort, Every Man a Warrior” by Michael Nogay

  July 27: “Native American War Process at Fort Henry” by Allan Spencer

August 31: Walk & Talk: “First Siege of Fort Henry” by Alan Fitzpatrick & Joe Roxby

September 28: “The Caldwell Family” by Jeanne Finstein

October 26: “18th Century Firearms” by Joe Forte

November 30: “Colonel Moses C. Chapline, Hero of the Revolution” by Jay Frey

December 28: “The McColloch Family” by Margaret Brennan, Robert A. McColloch & Alan Fitzpatrick