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Historical Society To Host Program On French Involvement in Civil War

The Roswell Historical Society next month will feature a program that will discuss how France was involved in the American Civil War — complete with a sampling of French wines.

Credit: Roswell Historical Society
Credit: Roswell Historical Society

Staff Report

Hembree Farm has declared itself French – just like the Roswell Manufacturing Company did in 1864!  

The Roswell Historical Society will host a wine tasting event with heavy hor d-oeuvres with a little bit of history on Saturday, July 12, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Little Green House, located at 780 Hembree Road. 

Don Reddicks, certified wine educator and wine advisor at Harry’s Farmers Market, will present a tasting of French wines for residents to enjoy. 

The French Connection is in tribute to the sesquicentennial of the federal occupation of Roswell in 1864. 

A history lesson on how the French were involved in the federal occupation of Roswell will also be presented.  

Tickets are $30 person and may be obtained at by emailing societyrhs@bellsouth.net or calling 770-992-1665. 

All proceeds will benefit Historic Hembree Farm.  

For additional information visit www.roswellhistoricalsociety.org.  

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