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We are a
100%
volunteer
staffed and ​run organization.​



​WHO WAS JAMES LONGSTREET?

  • ​​​Major United States Army 
  • Lt. Gen. Confederate Army
  • Businessman
  • Surveyor of Customs 
  • Major Gen LA State Militia
  • Minister to Turkey
  • Postmaster Gainesville
  • United States Marshall
  • Commissioner of Railroads
  • Author

Seminar 2020
It’s Booked. It’s Official.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Perry Jamieson. Author of Death in September, The Antietam Campaign.


Saturday & Sunday morning, Columbus Day weekend, October 10 and 11.  Antietam/Sharpsburg MD. Headquartered at the Hilton Garden Inn
Frederick MD. Details coming.
This is a hard fight,
and we had better all die than lose it.


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​​The Longstreet Society is dedicated to the study and celebration 
of the life of 
Lt. General James Longstreet, CSA  
and especially his skill and valor as a soldier 
and as commander of the famous old 
First Corps of the Army of Northern Virginia; 
his fervent dedication to the
​restoration of the American Union; 
his love of his
Southern homeland; 
his advocacy for the ideals of peace and understanding
among all peoples and his belief 
​   in the ​brotherhood of man.
 
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​​The Longstreet Society and The Historic Piedmont Hotel 
 827 Maple Street .  Gainesville GA  30501
​Open Tuesday through Saturday 10 to 4 


Mailing address:  

​P.O. Box 191 . Gainesville GA . 30503 . ​770-539-9005

 oldpete@longstreet.org​​​​​​​

BE A PART OF HISTORY

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