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These photos are from “Oak Grove Cemetery Comes Alive,” an event that included living history tours of the cemetery, with several presenters speaking about the lives of men and women buried there who were involved in the CW in one way or another.…

These photos are from the “Washington County CW Soldiers Monument Dedication” at Rockland Cemetery in Belpre. The monument commemorates the 4500 Washington County soldiers who served in the CW and the more than 150 who are buried at Rockland…

This event, sponsored by the Jackson County Historical Society on Memorial Day weekend 2011, honored the last the last Confederate and Union Veterans from Jackson County Ohio. The photographs show the placement of wreaths at the graves of Barak…

The Call to Arms took place on April 23rd at the Athens Courthouse steps. This event provided a brief glimpse into life in Athens at the start of the Civil War. The event included the reading of Lincoln’s Proclamations by ‘Norman Root’, the…

Head-and-shoulders portrait shows General John Hunt Morgan of the Confederate Army around the time of his death in 1864, executed well after the American Civil War. A similar portrait was published in Harper's Weekly in 1864 announcing Morgan's…