On January 21, 2020, the Scottsdale Civil War Roundtable proudly presents David Ward who will speak on the intersection between history and cinema - Lincoln's trip to Gettysburg in November 1863 and Mr Ward's leading a tour of the battlefield for Steven Spielberg and Daniel Day-Lewis as they prepared for the movie Lincoln, along with their efforts to have Ed Bearss, historian emeritus of the National Park Service, appear in the film.


The Scottsdale Civil War Roundtable meets the third Tuesday of every month (except July, July & August) at the Scottsdale Civil Center Library Auditorium, 3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd, Scottsdale at 5:45 pm. Speakers are comprised of well-known Civil War experts from around the country. The group supports battlefield preservation. All are welcome to attend. For more information:  www.scottsdalecwrt.org or 480 699 5844


  • Occurs Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm


Scottsdale Civil Center Library Auditorium

3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260