This is a presentation of civil war re-enactors including a military encampment. There will also be live demonstrations and music native to the time period.
Presented by the Ruth Brookshire Foundation and following sponsors: Edward Jones, Freeman Family, Boone Prairie School, City of Lebanon Food & Beverage, Home National Bank, whitestownhistory.com
, North Salem Bank, Witham Hospital, Myers Mortuary, Guns Magazine, LA Cafe, and Cowan’s Drugs.
The Boone County Historical Society was first organized in October 1923 It was active into the early 1930s but went dormant until 1977 when Ralph W. Stark, who was the Society’s first secretary, led a reorganization.
BCHS is a not for profit organization dedicated to the preservation of Boone County history and governed by a board of directors.
We operate out of the historic and beloved Cragun House located in Lebanon, IN.