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The MTSU Center for Historic Preservation Annual Report. The visit of Damian Shiels is covered on Page 4. (MTSU)

The MTSU Center for Historic Preservation & Rubicon– Exciting Times in 2016!

In 2014 Rubicon’s Damian Shiels traveled to Tennessee to deliver a keynote lecture on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Franklin. While there he also met with students from the Middle Tennessee State University Center for Historic Preservation and discussed some of the issues surrounding Irish conflict archaeology. That talk proved […]

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Major General Patrick Cleburne, from Co. Cork, who was Killed in Action at the Battle of Franklin (Library of Congress)

A Rubiconer Abroad- Speaking Engagements in Tennessee

Rubicon’s Damian Shiels is heading Stateside next week to deliver a keynote address at the 150th anniversary commemorations of the Battle of Franklin, Tennessee. Aside from speaking on the Irish role in the American Civil War on 14th November, he is also getting an opportunity to chat about some archaeology, with a talk about Irish […]

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