Discussion of Civil War anniversary as Historic Beaufort Foundation hosts membership meeting


The Historic Beaufort Foundation will be hold their 45th annual membership meeting on Monday, March 21, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Beaufort Yacht and Sailing Club.

Historian W. Eric Emerson, the current director of archives at the South Carolina Department of Archives & History and State Historic Preservation Office, will be discussing the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. 

The Program includes a presentation of Historic Beaufort Foundation's 2011 Historic Preservation Awards, as well as the election of two new members of the board of trustees. Wine and hor d'oeurves will follow. 

Tickets are $10 and reservations are required due to limited space. Those interested can call (843) 379-3331 or purchase tickets here