Peninsula: Civil War Lecture Series, “From the Voice of a Slave: The Underground Railroad in Ohio”

By arohmiller, posted on April 30th, 2013.

[ May 23, 2013; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] In conjunction with the Ohio Humanities Council, the Peninsula Valley Historic & Education Foundation is proud to announce the presenters for our 2013 Civil War Lecture Series.  The programs will begin at 7:00pm in the auditorium at the G.A.R. Hall Museum and are free to the public.  Light refreshments will be provided.

May’s program will be [...]

Peninsula: “Ohio & the Civil War: 150 Years Later” Exhibit

By Amanda Nelson, posted on March 13th, 2012.

The Peninsula Valley Historic & Education Foundation is set to host the official Ohio Civil War 150 exhibit.  The Ohio Historical Society, in partnership with the Ohio Humanities Council and American Electric Power, sponsored development of “Ohio & The Civil War: 150 Years Later”, a special travelling panel exhibit produced for the Civil War’s sesquicentennial. [...]

Ohio Civil War 150 Exhibit in Peninsula Through March

By Amanda Nelson, posted on March 6th, 2012.

The official Ohio Civil war 150 traveling exhibit is coming to Peninsula. Sponsored by The Peninsula Valley Historic & Education Foundation, the Ohio Historical Society’s new traveling exhibit, Ohio and the Civil War: 150 Years Later, will be on display from March 14, 2012 to April 1, 2012 as Summit County commemorates the anniversary of the [...]

Peninsula: Concert “Tenting Tonight- Music of the Civil War”

By cmccune, posted on July 18th, 2011.

[ September 29, 2011; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] If you love American acoustic music, don’t miss Jay Ungar & Molly Mason. These extraordinary musicians won international acclaim after Ken Burns’ The Civil War hit the airwaves. Their performance of Jay’s haunting composition Ashokan Farewell – the musical hallmark of the PBS series – left a lasting impression on everyone who tuned in. The [...]

Peninsula: “The Civil War Through the Window of American Art: 1861-65″

By karyncw150, posted on April 14th, 2011.

[ August 25, 2011; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] The Peninsula Valley Historic & Education Foundation is proud to present our August speaker, Jesse Bryant Wilder, who will be presenting “The Civil War Through the Window of American Art: 1861-65,” a fascinating multimedia presentation! Join us at the historic G.A.R. Hall Museum at 7:00pm. Light refreshments will be provided.

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