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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150

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Pennsylvania Civil War 150 is making news. Check out the following recent news articles featuring PA Civil War 150.

NOVEMBER 2011

November 20, 2011 - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Photos of the Heinz History Center's Hallowed Ground Ceremony.

SEPTEMBER 2011


September 2, 2011 - WRCT TV

"PA Civil War 150 Road Show"

Video footage of the York Road Show stop.

 

September 5, 2011 - The Daily American

"See photos from the Civil War Road Show"

Photos from the Somerset County stop.

 

September 7, 2011 - Ephrata Review

"Huge Civil War Road Show Comes to Ephrata Library"

The Ephrata Library will host the traveling Civil War Road Show Sept. 17-19 enriched with re-enactments, lectures and book discussions and author signings to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the war and highlight Pennsylvania's history in it.  Read more.

 

September 9, 2011 - patrailheads.com

"Civil War 150: Update"

Blog post with mention of the Somerset County Road Show stop.  Read more.

 

September 15, 2011 - York Daily Record

"Civil War Road Show rolls into Ephrata"

The Civil War Road Show the state's mobile museum commemorating the war's 150th anniversary will make its only Lancaster County stop at the Ephrata Public Library.  Read more.

 

September 15, 2011 - The Kittanning Paper

"Civil War Road Show Breaks All Records in Kittanning"

The civil war road show that was featured during Kittanning's Fort Armstrong Folk Festival recorded highest attendance - nearly 2,800 people - and donations during its travels across Pennsylvania this year.  Read more.

 

September 21, 2011 - The Ephrata Review

"Civil War Road Show a big hit at Ephrata library" 

The Pennsylvania Civil War Road Show arrived at Ephrata Public Library, bringing interactive exhibits and special programming on the Civil War in Pennsylvania for the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.  Ephrata Public Library Director Penny Talbert said the turnout was tremendous, "We saw close to 1,800 people go through the Road Show and over 1,000 people at Civil War-related programs." Read more.

 

September 22, 2011 - pennlive.com

"Civil War exhibit, apple festival at Linvilla in Middletown this weekend" 

The Pennsylvania Civil War 150 Road Show scheduled September 17th and 18th stop is at Linvilla Orchards. The free travelling road show in an expandable 53-foot tractor trailer features interactive exhibits about Pennsylvania's role in the War Between the States. Geared for all ages, it's a fantastic and fun history lesson on wheels that's not to be missed.  Read more.

 

September 22, 2011 - Daily Times

"Civil War exhibit, apple festival at Linvilla in Middletown this weekend"

The Pennsylvania Civil War 150 Road Show scheduled September 17th and 18th stop is at Linvilla Orchards. The free travelling road show in an expandable 53-foot tractor trailer features interactive exhibits about Pennsylvania's role in the War Between the States. Geared for all ages, it's a fantastic and fun history lesson on wheels that's not to be missed.  Read more.

 

September 25, 2011 - phillyburbs.com

"Rain will bring Civil War Road Show"

The Civil War Road Show, the state's traveling exhibit commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, will make an unexpected detour to Bucks County next weekend after flooding caused severe damage in Bloomsburg, forcing the cancellation of the event there.  Read more.

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