Every Man Did His Duty
Author Talk: Wayne Jorgenson
Saturday, Dec. 15, 11 a.m.
Author Wayne Jorgenson, a Civil War collector and historian will present on his recently released book, Every Man Did His Duty, pictures and stories of the men who served in the First Minnesota Infantry during the Civil War.
The First Minnesota participated in most of the battles in the east including Bull Run, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville and Gettysburg, where they help to save the day for the Union on July 2, 1863. Books will be available for purchase.
Sponsored in collaboration with Friends of Brookdale Library and the Brooklyn Historical Society.