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 [...]

Urbana: Lecture, “Nursing in the Civil War”

By arohmiller, posted on October 28th, 2013.

[ March 4, 2014; 12:00 pm; ] Come to the Urbana University Library at noon on Tuesday, March 4 for a “Nursing in the Civil War” brown bag lecture presented by Barbara Miville, Associate Professor of Nursing.  Learn about the lives of nurses during the Civil War.

Sponsor: Urbana University

Location: 579 College Way, Urbana OH 43078

For more information: Visit http://www.urbana.edu/resources/community/Lincoln2014.html

Urbana: Lecture, “The Long & Short of It: Lincoln’s Relationship with Alexander Stephens”

By arohmiller, posted on October 28th, 2013.

[ February 23, 2014; 2:00 pm; ] At 2pm on Sunday, February 23 in the Urbana University Library Dr. Randall Buchman will present “The Long and Short of It: Lincoln’s Relationship with Alexander Stephens.”  Lincoln enjoyed a surprisingly friendly relationship with Confederate Vice President Stephens.  This illustrated talk examines that relationship, exploring their session together in Congress during the 1840s, their friendly [...]

Urbana: “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War” Family Day

By arohmiller, posted on October 28th, 2013.

[ February 17, 2014; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Celebrate President’s Day with activities for children at the “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War” exhibit.

Sponsor: Urbana University

Location: 579 College Way, Urbana OH 43078

For more information: Visit http://www.urbana.edu/resources/community/Lincoln2014.html

Urbana: Lecture, “Lincoln and Photography”

By arohmiller, posted on October 28th, 2013.

[ February 19, 2014; 12:00 pm; ] Come to the Urbana University Library on Wednesday, February 19 at noon for a “Lincoln and Photography” brown bag lecture presented by Sylvia Wirsing-Bryant, Professor of Communication.  Hear about the development of photography and Lincoln’s use of it in his campaigns and presidency.  See Lincoln age as the stress of the War and Emancipation wear [...]