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Newark: Exhibit “The Art of War”

By cmccune, posted on January 28th, 2011.

[ November 4, 2011 to January 28, 2012. ] Visit The Works for a gallery exhibit showcasing several mediums of art depicting the Civil War era. Paintings, sculptures and artifacts, including a display of the Remington Riffle, tell stories about the evolution of technology, weaponry and battlefield tactics. Holiday trees adorned with authentic decorations that would have been used by soldiers from the North [...]

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, [...]

Kent: Exhibit “On the Home Front: Civil War Fashions & Domestic Life”

By cmccune, posted on April 11th, 2011.

[ August 1, 2011 to August 26, 2011. September 26, 2011 to September 30, 2011. October 1, 2011 to October 31, 2011. November 1, 2011 to November 30, 2011. December 1, 2011 to December 31, 2011. January 1, 2012 to January 31, 2012. February 1, 2012 to February 29, 2012. March 1, 2012 to March 31, 2012. April 1, 2012 to April 30, 2012. May 1, 2012 to May 31, 2012. June 1, 2012 to June 30, 2012. July 1, 2012 to July 31, 2012. ] As Americans observe the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the Civil War, the Kent State University Museum will present an exhibit about the material circumstances and domestic life during the Civil War and in the years that followed. Through the display of women’s and children’s costumes, which will be supplemented with related photographs, decorative [...]

Wilmington: Lincoln Dinner and Exhibit Preview

By Melanie_J, posted on December 9th, 2011.

[ January 6, 2012; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] President Abraham Lincoln invites you to attend a dinner featuring the finest wine and food of his era at the General Denver Hotel at six o’clock in the evening on Friday, January sixth.

Jim Crabtree, an Abraham Lincoln interpreter, will regale those in attendance with stories from the white house and the Civil War.  The period dinner [...]

Wilmington: Exhibit “Lincoln: The Constitution and The Civil War”

By Melanie_J, posted on December 9th, 2011.

[ January 9, 2012 9:00 am to February 17, 2012 4:00 pm. ]  

Join the Quaker Heritage Center for “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a national traveling exhibition which focuses on Abraham Lincoln’s struggle to meet the constitutional challenges of the Civil War, on display at the Quaker Heritage Center from January 9 – February 17, 2012.

Abraham Lincoln was elected the sixteenth President of the United States in 1860, at a [...]