DECEMBER 9, 2015

“Humor In The Civil War” presented by Thomas Cartwright

The Scottsdale Civil War Round Table presents Thomas Cartwright at 6:40 p.m. on December 15 in Scottsdale Civic Center Library Auditorium. Cartwright is one of the leading authorities on the Civil War and the Battle of Franklin. He recently joined in partnership with the Lotz House, a Civil War house museum, to take guests on guided tours of the battlefield. Prior to this entrepreneurial effort, Carter was Director of the Carter House from 1997 until 2008.

Frequently appearing on various documentaries for the History Channel, A&E, Travel Channel, CNN, Discovery and Preservation Channel, for many years, Thomas Cartwright has lectured throughout most of the United States for Civil War Round Tables, corporations and preservation groups. He is currently authoring two books: Mascots in the Civil War and Battle of Thompson’s Station.

Scottsdale Civil War Round Table meets the third Tuesday of every month (except June, July and August), at the Scottsdale Civic Center Library (Auditorium), 3839 N Drinkwater Blvd, Scottsdale. Speakers are comprised of well known Civil War experts from around the country. Everyone is welcome. No admission charge. Visit or 480-699-5844.