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W. Tecumseh Sherman: War Maker – Peacemaker at the Fairfield County District Library
April 14, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Presented by the Fairfield County Heritage Association
Shawn Price, Traditional Keeper and Tribal Historian of the Navajo Nation, will examine General Sherman’s role in times of war and peace.
This lecture will briefly highlight Sherman’s early life as well as his major civil war exploits. It will emphasize his role in the post civil war era and his work regarding the establishment of the Peace Commission, Tribal Treaties, and issues and challenges he faced regarding matters of Sovereign Native Nations. Sherman’s endorsed Treaties remain a lasting and living legacy of General Sherman.
Lecture by Shawn Price, Traditional Keeper and Tribal Historian of the Navajo Nation.
The Lecture should be about 40 minutes followed by a Q&A session.