The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission Announce Civil War 150 Road Show Schedule
HARRISBURG, PA - April 25, 2012 - Visitors to fairs and festivals across Pennsylvania as well as historic Antietam battlefield in Maryland can experience the Civil War Road Show, featuring interactive exhibits and special programming marking the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Read more.
Pennsylvania Kicks-Off Civil War 150th Commemoration With Special Road Show Preview And Opening Ceremony
HARRISBURG, PA - April 7, 2011 - Pennsylvania Civil War 150 will join Pennsylvania state legislators in officially kicking off the Commonwealth's commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Highlights include re-enactments by the 1st PA Rifles, 3rd United States Color Troops and a living history performance. Read more.
Deeply Personal Stories from the Civil War Distinguish 150th Anniversary Commemoration in Pennsylvania
HARRISBURG, PA - March 11, 2011 - Nearly 150 years later, the war that touched the lives of every American will again command the attention of the nation and Pennsylvania in particular. From 2011 to 2015, Pennsylvania will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, highlighting the Commonwealth's paramount role in the war through traveling exhibits, special events and a website rich with stories, facts and perspectives. Read more.
Q2 2011 E-Newsletter
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Pennsylvania Civil War 150 Releases 2011 Schedule for Civil War Road Show
HARRISBURG, PA - September 8, 2010 - Pennsylvania Civil War 150 released today the Pennsylvania Civil War Road Show 2011 schedule, announcing the 22 Pennsylvania counties that will host the traveling exhibition in the first year of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Read more.
PA Tourism Office Invites Public to Help Tell the Stories of U.S. Colored Troops Members
GETTYSBURG, PA - January 15, 2010 - The Pennsylvania Tourism Office is searching for the families of James Shirk of Shippensburg, Enoch Watson of Lancaster, and Robert Bridges Forten of Philadelphia, as well as the relatives of tens of thousands of other men who fought in the Civil War as members of the United States Colored Troops. Read more.
Pennsylvania announces Statewide Commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War
HARRISBURG, PA - September 30, 2009 - On Tuesday, October 6, Pennsylvania will announce its commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, highlighting the Commonwealth's paramount role in the war through traveling exhibits, special events and a content-rich Web site, which will extend from 2011 to 2015 and beyond. Read more.