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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, [...]

Georgetown: Grant Boyhood Home Rededication

By arohmiller, posted on February 28th, 2013.

[ April 6, 2013; 11:00 am to 2:30 pm. ] Years of research and work come to a crescendo this spring as the Grant Boyhood Home reopens following a $1.4 million restoration.  The project has returned Ulysses S. Grant’s boyhood home to its appearance in 1839, the year he left for West Point.

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Newly restored Grant Boyhood Home open with free [...]

Columbus: National Association of Lincoln Presenters Convention

By arohmiller, posted on January 29th, 2013.

[ April 11, 2013 to April 14, 2013. ] Columbus will host the annual National Association of Lincoln Presenters convention April 11-14, 2013.  As many as 40 Abraham Lincolns will gather in Columbus to tour places like the Ohio Statehouse, Camp Chase Cemetery, General Sherman’s birthplace, and the Mott’s Military Museum.  Convention speakers will include General Grant, General Sherman, General Rosecrans, Treasury Secretary Salmon [...]

Reynoldsburg: Play, “Our American Cousin”

By arohmiller, posted on March 21st, 2013.

[ April 11, 2013; 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. April 12, 2013; 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. April 13, 2013; 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_9404" align="alignleft" width="300"] The Cast of Our American Cousin.[/caption]

The Association of Lincoln Presenters and Encore Academy in Reynoldsburg present the play “Our American Cousin,” which was performed on the evening Lincoln was assassinated.  Admission is $5.00 adults, $3.00 for students and seniors.  Reenactors encouraged to attend play in uniform or period dress.

Sponsors: Association of [...]

Springfield: Civil War Tour of Ferncliff Cemetery

By arohmiller, posted on March 21st, 2013.

[ April 12, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] In conjunction with the Clark County Historical Society’s third Civil War Symposium, the Ferncliff Cemetery Association presents a Civil War Tour of Ferncliff Cemetery and Arboretum.  The tour will be by trolley and will highlight the stories of Civil War soldiers and officers buried at Ferncliff.  Tour begins at 6:00 p.m. the evening before the [...]