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Christopher Miles Calkins

historian

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).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: 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