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Ohio Civil War Symposium

August 13, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm


Join the Ohio University History Department at an Ohio Civil War Symposium at the Sherman House Museum in Lancaster, Ohio, on Saturday, Aug. 13.

The Ohio Civil War Symposium is for Ohio University alumni and anyone interested in the history of the Civil War. The cost is $30 and includes admission to Sherman House Museum and lunch.

Click here to register online. Space is limited.

The keynote lecture is “Sheridan’s Ride at Cedar Creek,” by Ohio State’s Mark Grimsley. OHIO professor Katherine Jellison talks about “The Imprint of War on the Ohio Homefront,” and Brian Schoen gives his take on “Ohio’s Internal War.”

The Sherman House Museum in Lancaster, Ohio, is the birthplace of General William Tecumseh Sherman, his younger brother U.S. Senator John Sherman and home of the remarkable Sherman family.

Click here for more information about the speakers and the symposium.

If you have questions, please contact Dr. Brian Schoen, Associate Professor of History at Ohio University, at schoen@ohio.edu or (740)593-4351.


Sherman House Museum
137 East Main Street
Lancaster, OH 43130 United States
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(740) 654-9923
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Ohio University History Department
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