Ohio Memory has published a new post, “Celebrations Past and Future”
This weekend, the Ohio Historical Society will hold a major event–the Civil War Soldiers’ Aid Fair–right here in our 1860s-era Ohio Village. This event is in honor of Memorial Day and in promotion of the Village’s summer opening, but also serves as a celebration of the Society’s new name that will go into effect on Saturday. As of May 24th, we will be known as the Ohio History Connection!
So what exactly is a Soldiers’ Aid Fair, often called a Sanitary Fair? First, a bit of background: […]
View the latest post at
Celebrations Past and Future
You received this e-mail because you asked to be notified when new updates are posted.