July 4: “Middletown and the Civil War” exhibit opening

On display Saturdays July-August, 11a.m.-2p.m.

10-3. Learn about the men who went to war from our area, and what went on back home during the nation’s most turbulent era. Photos, memorabilia and first-person accounts. Some items on loan from Delaware County Historical Assoc. HSM Hall, 778 Cemetery Rd., Margaretville. Free admission, donations welcome.

 

Local Boy, Girl and Cub Scouts raised the flag for the opening of the exhibit July 4.

Local Boy, Girl and Cub Scouts raised the flag for the opening of the exhibit July 4.

Lots to absorb at the Civil War exhibit.

Lots to absorb at the Civil War exhibit.

Artifacts are on loan from Delaware County Historical Assoc. and Delhi's Cordy Rich.

Artifacts are on loan from Delaware County Historical Assoc. and Delhi’s Cordy Rich.

Several interpretive panels tell the story of Middletown's experience during the Civil War

Several interpretive panels tell the story of Middletown’s experience during the Civil War

It may be a surprise to some, but there were slaves, and slaveholders, in Middletown.

It may be a surprise to some, but there were slaves, and slaveholders, in Middletown.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.