McMurry Professor Dr. Robert Sledge Has Article Published

  Gary Ellison
  Thursday, February 12, 2015 10:22 AM
  Archives 2014 - 2015

Abilene, TX

Dr. Robert W. Sledge, McMurry University Distinguished Professor of History Emeritus, has had an article “The Railroad Cut Reconsidered” published in the January 2015 issue of The Gettysburg Magazine.

The article reexamines the fighting around the railroad cut on July 1, 1863 and its impact on the overall Battle of Gettysburg during the Civil War.

Published twice a year, The Gettysburg Magazine brings its readers the best material being published on the Gettysburg Campaign of the Civil War. Each issue contains scholarly articles that are well researched and footnoted and supplemented with maps and both period and modern photographs.

Dr. Sledge also serves as Historian in Residence for the McWhiney Historical Education Foundation. He has served as national president of the Alpha Chi National Scholarship Honor Society and as president of the Historical Society of the United Methodist Church.

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