Topics of round table meetings announced

October 8, 2018

Oliver Winchester, whose company developed the Henry rifle and the Winchester repeating rifle, will be the subject of the next meeting of the Rochester Civil War Round Table.

The meeting is at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the History Center of Olmsted County, 1195 West Circle Drive SW.

The program will be presented by Larry Ahlman. The rifles manufactured by the Winchester company played an important part in the Civil War.

— Also coming up is the Veterans & Emergency Services Museum Round Table at 7 p.m. Oct. 15 at Autumn Ridge Church, 3611 Salem Road SW. Loren Else will talk about “Life as a Corrections Officer.”

Both meetings are open to the public.

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