Visiting Scholars: 2017


The Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides will be having its annual Visiting Scholars dinner on April 21, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the historic Dobbin House, 89 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA. The cost of the dinner will be $28.00 per person and all are welcome. Payments can be made via check and mailed to: ALBG, PO Box 4152, Gettysburg, PA 17325 or via credit card on the ALBG website at

There will be a buffet dinner and a cash bar. The cutoff date to register for the dinner is April 10, 2017. The keynote speaker will be John David Hoptak.  John Hoptak is an interpretative park ranger at GNMP and an instructor of American History, Civil War and Mexican-American War history at American Military University.  He is the author of several books including Confrontation at Gettysburg, A Nation Saved.  A Cause Lost and The Battle of South Mountain.  He also hosts a Civil War themed blog on the 48th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment.  He, his wife Laura, and their beautiful daughter reside near Gettysburg.

So, come join the ALBG for a night of great food, spirits, camaraderie, and a stimulating historical talk.

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