Lebanon: Exhibit, “War on the River: Civil War Sailors of Warren County, Ohio”

By arohmiller, posted on December 10th, 2012.
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War on the River Exhibit

A case in the exhibit, “War on the River: Civil War Sailors of Warren County, Ohio.”

The Warren County Records Center & Archives presents their exhibit, “War on the River: Civil War Sailors of Warren County, Ohio.”  This exhibit calls attention to Ohio’s involvement in the Union Navy during the Civil War, the large role that Ohioans played in the Navy, and the large role that the Navy played in the Civil War and the Union victory.  Topics discussed include: race relations in the Navy, the increased use of ironclad ships, and three influential naval battles.  Several sailors from Warren County are also highlighted in this exhibit.

Sponsor: Warren County Records Center and Archives

Location: Warren County Records Center and Archives, 406 Justice Drive, Lebanon, OH 45036

For more information: Contact James Zimmerlin at james.zimmerlin@co.warren.oh.us or visit http://www.co.warren.oh.us/recordscenter/

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