Our 2017 Civil War Photography Presentation and Demonstration Schedule is as follows.

It's not too late to add us to your schedule! We love bringing the art of historical photography to your event, classroom or club meeting. We work with you to tailor our presentation to your curriculum or venue. Your guests, students or members will love our presentation, hands-on examples and demonstrations using authentic chemistry and techniques with a demonstration that ends in what most people describe as purely magical! Contact us today for more information, rates for nearly every budget. 

Please note that this schedule can change at any time.



April 1st (Saturday) 1-4pm - Tintype Portrait Sessions at Carroll County Farm Museum in Westminster, MD. 
No Presentations or Demonstrations. Wet Plate/Tintype Portrait Sittings only. Reservations required. Contact us for more Info.

April 9th (Sunday) 2pm - Mt Union Church in Rockwood, PA. Presented by the Sons of Union Veterans.
Presentation and Demonstration on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography at 2pm, Wet Plate/Tintype Portrait Sittings available from noon until ?.

April 22nd & 23rd (Saturday and Sunday) - Rupp House in Gettysburg, PA "American Timeline".
Presentations and Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Wet Plate/Tintype Portrait Sittings.

April 22nd (Saturday) 7pm Rupp House in Gettysburg, PA Courtyard Chat.
John will discuss the important aspects of the history of photography with special emphasis on the equipment, processes, photographers and photographs during the Civil War.

May 5-7 (Friday through Sunday) - Capon Springs & Farms in West Virginia for 1860 Civilian Celebration.
Wet Plate/Tintype Portrait sittings, event for registered attendees of the 1860's Civilian Celebration only. No Public Access.

May 21 (Sunday) - Stonewall Jackson Headquarters. Winchester, VA.
Presentations and Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Portrait Sittings. Sunday only.

June 24 & 25 (Saturday and Sunday) - Corbit's Charge, Westminster, MD.
Presentations and Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Portrait Sittings.

July 1-July 3 (Saturday, Sunday and Monday) - Rupp House in Gettysburg, PA for Gettysburg Anniversary.
Presentations and Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Portrait Sittings.

July 7-9 - TBA

July 15-16 (Saturday and Sunday) - Gettysburg National 19th Century Baseball Festival in Gettysburg, PA.
Presentations and Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Portrait Sittings.

July 29-30 (Saturday and Sunday) - Rupp House in Gettysburg, PA "Soldiers of War"
Presentations and Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Portrait Sittings.

August 25-27 (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) - Manassas Civil War Days in Manassas, VA.
Presentations and Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Portrait Sittings.

September 9-10 (Saturday and Sunday) - Wilmington & Western Railroad in Wilmington, DE.
Wet Plate/Tintype Portrait Sittings before and after each excursion. Reservations highly recommended. Contact us for more Info.

September 23-24 (Saturday and Sunday) - Gardner Aftermath Weekend at Antietam Battlefield in Sharpsburg, MD.
Presentations on Civil War Photographer Alexander Gardner. Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Portrait Sittings.

October 6th (Friday) - Rising Sun Reenactment in Rising Sun, MD.
Presentation for local school system on Civil War Photography.

October 7-8 (Saturday and Sunday) - Rising Sun Reenactment in Rising Sun, MD.
Presentations and Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Portrait Sittings.

October 13-15 (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) - Cedar Creek Battlefield in Middletown, VA.
Wet Plate/Tintype Portrait Sittings, demonstrations given as plates are made.

October 28-29 (Saturday and Sunday) - Rupp House in Gettysburg, PA
Presentation on William H. Mumler, Spirit Photographer and 'Ghost Image' Demonstrations on Wet Plate/Tintype Photography. Portrait Sittings.

November 4 - Newcomer House, Sharpsburg, MD.
Indoor Wet Plate/Tintype Portraits, Details TBA.

November 17-19 Remembrance Day Parade & Weekend.
TBA.

December 8-10 - CWHI Meeting and Holiday Party in Gettysburg, PA.
Wet Plate/Tintype Portrait Sittings only.

 
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