Join us at The Castle on September 13 for a special performance of The Fields of Gettysburg by singer/songwriter John Walsh. John will also be joined by co-producer Todd Burge,...
Tuesday, September 16 at 6:30pm will be another quality program commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. There is no charge and it is open to the public. The...
Join the Pickerington-Violet Township Historical Society for their 28th Annual Founders Day Banquet featuring Civil War historian and musician Steve Ball. This special performance of period music using vintage instruments...
The Ohio History Connection announces a symposium featuring members of the Ohio Civil War 150 Committee and historians on the Civil War Home Front at the Ohio History Center on...
Written by: Catherine Wilson, Executive Director, Greene County Historical Society
They weren’t all teachers or washerwomen or servants. There were farmers and tavern keepers and even a couple of carpenters. Some...
Written by Roger Micker
In March 1864, Grant had made the decision to deploy his troops to force Lee’s entire army into a total “unconditional surrender”. Part of his plan would...
Written by Catherine Wilson
Will, John, and Flora Fudge of Xenia, Ohio. Photo courtesy of the Greene County Historical Society.
Whether letting off firecrackers on holidays or donating...