Cincinnati: Civil War Saturdays at the Taft Museum of Art

By arohmiller, posted on December 11th, 2013.

[ February 1, 2014; 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm. ] Civil War Saturdays at the Taft Museum of Art

African American Women During the Civil War: They were teachers, dressmakers, nurses, everyday women – yet they made unique contributions to the war effort that impacted the world and changed a nation. Dr. Annette E. Jefferson discusses how such women of African descent, without access to political [...]

Cincinnati: Civil War Saturdays at the Taft Museum of Art

By arohmiller, posted on December 11th, 2013.

[ January 25, 2014; 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm. ] Civil War Saturdays at the Taft Museum of Art

An Afternoon with Catherine Coffin and Harriet Beecher Stowe: Catherine Coffin, with her husband Levi, was an important conductor on the Underground Railroad. Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin, was the woman President Lincoln referred to as “the little woman who wrote the book that [...]

Cincinnati: Civil War Saturdays at the Taft Museum of Art

By arohmiller, posted on December 11th, 2013.

[ January 18, 2014; 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm. ] Civil War Saturdays at the Taft Museum of Art

The Underground Railroad in Southern Ohio: A Journey to Freedom. Cincinnati and other towns along the Ohio River were beacons of freedom for many trying to escape from slavery. Dr. Eric Jackson, Associate Professor and Director, Black Studies Program at Northern Kentucky University, will discuss the Underground [...]

Cincinnati: Living History Tour, “Hamilton Avenue Road to Freedom”

By arohmiller, posted on September 13th, 2013.

[ September 21, 2013; 10:30 am; ] The neighborhoods of College Hill, North College Hill, and Mt. Healthy will host an event featuring living history tours on September 21, 2013 from 11am-4pm.  Hamilton Avenue Road to Freedom: Living History Tours is an event for patrons of all ages and will focus on the rich abolitionist history of Hamilton Avenue in the 1820s-1860s.

During [...]

Morgan’s Raiders First Skirmish-John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail Sign Dedication-Miamitown, Ohio

By Michael Craft, posted on July 8th, 2013.

[ July 13, 2013; 6:00 pm; ] One Hundred and fifty years ago on July 13th, 1863 at 6:15 p.m. Morgan’s Raiders rode into Miamitown, Ohio and they where up to no good…

 

Please Join the Miami Historical Society of Whitewater Township this Saturday, July 13th at 6:00 p.m. at the Miami Historical Society Building  as they dedicate their sign on the John [...]