the WNY Civil War Society

The Western New York Civil War Society….

We are a new lecture group, and a welcomed addition to our Echoes Through Time Learning Center & Civil War museum. We work very closely with the Lucy Bensley Center, the home of the Concord Historical Society & Genealogy Society.



We meet at the

Lucy Bensley Center at 23 N. Buffalo Street in Springville, NY (next to the Mobile station a block away).

Our lectures are on the last Wednesday of every month (except December) starting promptly at 7:00 pm


We will talks about various topics related to the Civil War era and other related history & topics.

We have a number of interesting guest speakers, demonstrators, and conversations, etc…

We also like to incorporate Civil War Preservation, Genealogy, and to talk about Civil War ancestors into our programs…..


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We have a lot to offer, so why down you come on down, we would like to have you join us….and talk some history…


If you have something to share with us, let us know and we can have you do a presentation for us


Echoes Through Time

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