‘Show and Tell’ session at Civil War Round Table in Canton on January 26

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Examples of some Civil War memorabilia include (left, top, right): “kepi” – a cap with a flat circular top and a peak, or visor; a shaving cup that includes a compartment to hold the razor; and a ladder-style badge pin worn by soldiers in the 142nd Volunteer Infantry, Company K. (SLCHA)

CANTON, N.Y (WWTI) – “Dixie” Dave Ellis will facilitate the next North Country Civil War Round Table, which will be in a “Show & Tell” format, on Sunday, January 26, at 2 p.m. at the St. Lawrence County Historical Association (SLCHA) on 3 E. Main Street in Canton.

All community members are welcome to bring any Civil War-related items to share, tell the group your stories, and have an opportunity to ask questions of those well-versed on the topic.

This event is free and open to the public; refreshments served.

The SLCHA is open Tuesday-Thursday and Saturday, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., and Friday, 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. 

For more information about SLCHA and St. Lawrence County history, or to become a member, call 315-386-8133, e-mail info@slcha.org, or visit the website at www.slcha.org.

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