Clyde: 150th Anniversary of the Burial of General James B. McPherson

By arohmiller, posted on May 28th, 2014.

[ July 29, 2014; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] A public ceremony will take place on Tuesday, July 29 in Clyde’s McPherson Cemetery near the entrance.  This is the exact date and time, 150 years after Civil War Union General James Birdseye McPherson was committed to his final resting place near his home.  General McPherson was killed in battle on July 22, 1864 in [...]

Green Springs: Civil War Days

By arohmiller, posted on April 22nd, 2014.

[ May 17, 2014; 9:00 am to 10:00 pm. May 18, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. ] Join the Stemtown Historical Society for Civil War Days at the Springs featuring an encampment, battle reenactments, vintage base ball, a Civil War wedding,  and appearances by General McPherson and President Lincoln.  There will also be a beard and mustache contest, a pie auction, a cemetery tribute, a POW-MIA wall, a flag retirement ceremony, an [...]

Q & A Series: The Johnson’s Island Civil War Roundtable

By cmccune, posted on July 2nd, 2011.

The Johnson’s Island Civil War Round Table
Conducted by Matthew Strobel, Ohio Civil War 150 AmeriCorps Member for North Central Ohio
For over twenty-five years Gary and Jan Dundore have been historical re-enactors,   mainly concentrating on the Civil War period. They are currently co-presidents of the Johnson’s Island Civil War Round Table and members of the Seneca [...]

Fremont: Exhibit “Civil War- Battlefield and Homefront”

By strobes223, posted on May 24th, 2011.

[ April 12, 2011 to April 30, 2011. May 1, 2011 to May 31, 2011. June 1, 2011 to June 30, 2011. July 1, 2011 6:00 pm to July 31, 2011 6:00 pm. August 1, 2011 6:00 pm to August 31, 2011 6:00 pm. September 1, 2011 6:00 pm to September 30, 2011 6:00 pm. October 1, 2011 6:00 pm to October 31, 2011 6:00 pm. December 1, 2011 6:00 pm to December 31, 2011 6:00 pm. January 1, 2012 6:00 pm to January 29, 2012 6:00 pm. ] The Hayes Presidential Center’s exhibit commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
Civil War: Battlefield & Homefront is on display NOW through Jan. 29.

As the exhibit’s title implies, Civil War: Battlefield & Homefront relates the war experiences of both soldiers and civilains. Histories of the war rarely delve into the hardships endured by the wives, [...]

Green Springs: Civil War Days

By cmccune, posted on May 3rd, 2011.

[ May 20, 2011; May 21, 2011; May 23, 2011; ] Join the Green Springs Community for Civil War Days at the Community Park.

Schedule of Events
Thursday -Set up for school day exhibitors after 5:00 pm

Friday -School Days ~ Green Springs 5th grade Elementary class.  Home schooled children are welcome

Saturday -

Flag raising @ 8:30 am

Wynn-Reeth 5K run @ 9:00 am

Elmwood Kid’s races @ 10:30 am

Buggy Rides starting [...]