2013 Consortium on the Revolutionary Era,

1750-1850

 

43rd Annual Conference

 

February 21-23, 2013

 

Ft. Worth, Texas

 

 

Consortium on the Revolutionary Era, Board of Directors 2012-2013

 

Rafe Blaufarb    Marc Lerner 

Florida State University   University of Mississippi 

 

Jack Censer    Michael Leggiere 

George Mason University   Military History Center

    University of North Texas

 

Susan Conner    Suzanne Marchand

Albion College    Louisiana State University

 

Llewellyn Cook    Alexander Mikaberidze

Jacksonville State University   Louisiana State University in Shreveport

 

Denise Davidson   William Olejniczak

Georgia State University   College of Charleston

 

Karen Hagemann    Frederick C. Schneid

University of North Carolina    High Point University

 

Carol. E. Harrison    Bruce Vandervort

University of South Carolina   Virginia Military Institute

 

Ralph Kingston    

Auburn University  

  

Program Committee:

Denise Davidson, Georgia State University

Marc Lerner, University of Mississippi

Alexander Mikaberidze, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Frederick Schneid, High Point University

Michael Leggiere, University of North Texas

 

The Board of Directors thanks the following individuals and organizations:

The Society for Military History

The Military History Center, University of North Texas

The College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Texas

Richard B. McCaslin, Chair of the History Department, University of North Texas

Laura Zelman, Events Coordinator of the History Department, University of North Texas

Department of History, University of North Texas

Graduate Students, The Military History Center, University of North Texas

 

 

Thursday, 21 February

Registration  3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. West Promenade

 

UNT Department of History

Reception  6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. West Promenade

 

Keynote Address  7:30 p.m.   Crystal Ballroom A

 

Karen Hagemann, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Heroes, Horror and Hunger: The Battle of Leipzig in October 1813 - Experiences and Memories

 

Friday, 22 February

 

Session 1  8:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

 

1A Fighting For and Against Freedom

 Texas A

 

Chair: Wayne Hanley, West Chester University of Pennsylvania

 

C.L. Juergens, Florida State University 

Hessians in New Jersey: Friedrich II’s Soldatenhandel and the American Revolution

 

Nicholas Stark, Florida State University 

The French in the Emerald Isle: The Role of France in the Irish Rising of 1798

 

Commentator: Paul Krajeski, U.S. Naval War College

 

 

1B Allied War Planning in 1813

 Texas B

 

Chair: Frederick Schneid, High Point University

 

Michael Leggiere, University of North Texas

Drafting and Executing the Trachenberg Plan: May-August 1813

 

Llewellyn Cook, Jacksonville State University

The Trachenberg Plan in Action: August 1813

 

Commentator: Charles E. White, Command Historian, U.S. Army Forces Command

 

The Consortium on the Revolutionary Era

 

Directors Emeritus

 

 

 

†Gordon Bond    Donald D. Horward

Auburn University   Florida State University

 

†Owen Connelly    Martha Keber  

University of South Carolina  Georgia College

 

Bernard Cook    †Harold T. Parker 

Loyola University of New Orleans  Duke University

 

†Charles Crouch   Karl Roider

Georgia Southern University  Louisiana State University

 

Ellen Evans    John Severn

Georgia State University   University of Alabama-Huntsville

 

Hines Hall    Warren F. Spencer

Auburn University   University of Georgia

 

†Robert Holtman   David M. Wess  

Louisiana State University   Samford University

 

 

John C. White

University of Alabama-Huntsville