EVENTS

The War Outside My Window

Sunday, September 16, 2:00pm, Carnegie Auditorium LeRoy Gresham was born in 1847 to an affluent and prominent slaveholding family in¬†Macon,¬†Georgia. As a young child he suffered a horrific leg and back injury that left him an invalid. Educated, inquisitive, perceptive, and exceptionally witty, the 12-year-old began keeping a journal in 1860-just before secession and Civil […]