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Christopher Miles Calkins

Christopher Miles Calkins, American historian. Research grantee United States Army History Institute, Eastern National Park and Monument Association.

Background

  • Calkins, Christopher Miles was born on March 3, 1951 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Eugene Albert and Longena Marie (Kapecki) Calkins.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in History and Geography, Longwood College, 1981.

    Career

    • Historian/interpretation Petersburg (Virginia) National Battlefield, since 1981.

    Works

    Membership

    Chairman tourism advisory board, City of Petersburg, 1988-1998. Member Association Preservation Civil War Sites (board directors), History High St. Association (president 1987), History Blandford Cemetery Association, Lynchburg Civil War Roundtable (honorary member, president since 1980), Michigan Regimental Civil War Roundtable (honorary).

    Personality

    Interests

    White-water rafting, collecting antiques, archaeology.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Elizabeth Brown, October 2, 1976.
    • father: Eugene Albert Calkins
    • mother: Longena Marie (Kapecki) Calkins
    • spouse: Sarah Elizabeth Brown
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    Born March 3, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1981
      Longwood College
    • 1981
      Historian/interpretation Petersburg (Virginia) National Battlefield