Archive for August, 2011

Maumee: Exhibit “Hearts and Hands on the Homefront”

By cmccune, posted on August 25th, 2011.

[ April 21, 2011 to April 30, 2011. May 1, 2011 to May 31, 2011. June 1, 2011 to June 30, 2011. July 1, 2011 to July 31, 2011. August 1, 2011 to August 31, 2011. September 1, 2011 to September 30, 2011. October 1, 2011 to October 31, 2011. ] Visit the Wolcott House Museum for a special exhibit.   ”Hearts and Hands on the Homefront,” opening April 21 at the Wolcott Museum Complex, marks the Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War.

The exhibit provides a rare glimpse into 1861-1865 northwest Ohio, telling its story through the photographs and letters of northwest Ohio soldiers and families. Hearts [...]

Fremont: Exhibit “Civil War- Battlefield and Homefront”

By strobes223, posted on May 24th, 2011.

[ April 12, 2011 to April 30, 2011. May 1, 2011 to May 31, 2011. June 1, 2011 to June 30, 2011. July 1, 2011 6:00 pm to July 31, 2011 6:00 pm. August 1, 2011 6:00 pm to August 31, 2011 6:00 pm. September 1, 2011 6:00 pm to September 30, 2011 6:00 pm. October 1, 2011 6:00 pm to October 31, 2011 6:00 pm. December 1, 2011 6:00 pm to December 31, 2011 6:00 pm. January 1, 2012 6:00 pm to January 29, 2012 6:00 pm. ] The Hayes Presidential Center’s exhibit commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
Civil War: Battlefield & Homefront is on display NOW through Jan. 29.

As the exhibit’s title implies, Civil War: Battlefield & Homefront relates the war experiences of both soldiers and civilains. Histories of the war rarely delve into the hardships endured by the wives, [...]

New Philadelphia: Tuscarawas County Kick-Off Civil War Event

By cmccune, posted on May 12th, 2011.

[ April 14, 2011 2:00 pm to May 14, 2011 2:00 pm. ] Come join us as we kick off the Civil War 150 Commemoration in Tuscarawas County. The kick off will include a speaker, re-enactors and so much more. Stay after for Travel Tusc Day and get your passport. Visit booths from many local sites!

This event is free and open to the public.

Location:  Tuscarawas County Court House- New [...]

Zoar: Zoar Civil War School Days “The Blue and Grey Trail”

By cmccune, posted on April 29th, 2011.

[ September 16, 2011; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Call your students to attention and ship out to Zoar!

Discover the world of a Civil War soldier and a Revolutionary War Soldier. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of artillery fire. Speak with costumed interpreters   about life on the home front. What did moms and dads, brothers and sisters do when a family member went [...]

Zoar: Civil War Anniversary Dinner

By cmccune, posted on April 29th, 2011.

[ April 30, 2011; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Join the Zoar Villae for their Civil War Anniversary Dinner at the historic Zoar Schoolhouse. Darrell Markijohn will present a short talk on the Battle of First Manassas, also known as the Battle of Bull Run. Revenues will support the Historic Village of Zoar.    Dinner by Georgio’s Grill will feature green salad with dried cranberries, followed [...]