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

By arohmiller, posted on December 10th, 2012.

[ October 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013. ] [caption id="attachment_9175" align="alignleft" width="300"] A case in the exhibit, “War on the River: Civil War Sailors of Warren County, Ohio.”[/caption]

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, [...]

Athens: Civil War Tea

By arohmiller, posted on January 18th, 2013.

[ February 10, 2013; 2:00 pm; ] Join the Athens County Historical Society and Museum as they present “The Traveling Tea Lady,” a Civil War tea.  Continuing the Society’s commemoration of the Civil War era, Rebecca Noble, in period costume, will talk about culture, customs, and manners of the time.  Tea will be served by the Program Committee ladies (in modern dress.)

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Westerville: Central Ohio Civil War Roundtable

By arohmiller, posted on January 29th, 2013.

[ February 13, 2013; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_9219" align="alignleft" width="170"] Speaker Jamie Ryan of the Central Ohio Civil War Roundtable.[/caption]

Join the Central Ohio Civil War Roundtable for their monthly meeting.  This month charter member Jamie Ryan will be speaking on “The Camden Expedition.”  Jamie has been interested in the Civil War since his parents took his family to Gettysburg in 1966, [...]

Shaker Heights: An Afternoon with President Lincoln

By arohmiller, posted on February 11th, 2013.

[ February 17, 2013; 3:00 pm; ] [caption id="attachment_9249" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mel Maurer as President Abraham Lincoln.[/caption]

The Shaker Historical Society (SHS) in Shaker Heights, OH proudly presents a lecture entitled “An Afternoon with President Lincoln” on Sunday, February 17 at 3:00 p.m.  Listen, learn, and travel back in time to 1865 to hear President Lincoln talk about his life, beliefs, policies, and [...]

Newark: Living History Performance

By arohmiller, posted on February 8th, 2013.

[ February 24, 2013; 2:00 pm; ] Join the First Baptist Church of Newark for a performance of “Aunt Hettie Celebrates Freedom’s Eve.”  Aunt Hettie, portrayed by Sandra Quick, tells her riveting story of celebrating her freedom from slavery.  She and other slaves gather at the stroke of midnight on December 31, 1862 to hear the reading of President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation [...]