Blog Entries - tag: 'History'

John Zimkus

Meet the Speaker: John Zimkus

John J. Zimkus has lectured and written about the history of Lebanon and Warren County, Ohio for over 30 years. He has been the historian of the Warren County Historical Society since 1990, and in 2008 was named the education director of the society’s

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International History: St. Patrick's Day

Posted on: March 17, 2019
Tags: History, Saint Patrick, Saint, Catholic Church, Ireland, on this day

On this day in 1631, the Catholic Church established a Feast Day honoring St. Patrick, the Patron Saint of Ireland, who'd died in the mid-400s. As the legend goes, St. Patrick's name was Maewyn Succat and when he was 16, Irish pirates attacked his family's

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Dick Krehbiel

Meet the Speaker: Richard Krehbiel

Dick Krehbiel is a registered Architect with 38 years of experience in assessment and design of renovated and historic buildings. His award winning projects include Oyler School (Ohio Masonry Institute Education Design Honor Award and Preservation Award:

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Company E of Lebanon Ohio

Exhibit: World War I

This year, Harmon Museum opened a new World War I Exhibit. Curated by Jeanne Doan, this new exhibit is drawn from our collection and spans different media including textiles, newspaper articles, photographs, equipment and collectable objects. Jeanne focused

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Oral History: Dale Peach (Vietnam War)

Posted on: October 26, 2018
Tags: Oral History, Vietnam War, Dale, War, Soldier, History, Peach

This is 22nd in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the recent

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