Blog Entries - tag: 'Glendower'

Volunteer collage

We LOVE our volunteers

Posted on: December 29, 2018
Tags: Glendower, Volunteer, Volunteers, Museum, Harmon, Living History

The number of staff at WCHS is very few. Most of the people that work tirelessly organizing inventory, keeping the properties presentable, acting in our Living History events and giving tours at Glendower are all volunteers. We're ever grateful to those that

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Durbin Ward Pistols

Local History: Durbin Ward

Posted on: April 12, 2018
Tags: Durbin Ward, Civil War, Pistols, Glendower

These are Brigadier General Durbin Ward's pistols which he carried during the Civil War. Durbin Ward was a law partner of Thomas Corwin. He was also a Democrat and a state's rights advocate. Everybody thought he would sit out the Civil War; Democrats were all

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