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Let Us Have Peace: A Sesquicentennial Commemoration of the Civil War in its Fourth Year

News from Museum posted on Thu, 06/12/2014 - 10:55am
A display of photos and letters from Cattaraugus County

A display of photos and letters from Cattaraugus County

A new exhibit has opened at the Cattaraugus County Museum!  Entitled "Let Us Have Peace: A Sesquicentennial Commemoration of the Civil War in its Fourth Year", the exhibit will complement our summer Civil War Event Series and will run through October.  The exhibit is made possible by generous loans of artifacts by several Cattaraugus County residents, including two of our summer program speakers: Earl McElfresh and Lawrence Kilmer.  We hope to see you!

100 Years of the Cattaraugus County Museum

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Date(s): 
Sun, 09/07/2014 - 11:00am - 4:00pm
100 Years of the Cattaraugus County Museum!

Come to an all day celebration commemorating the 100 year anniversary of the dedication of the museum. On Sunday, September 7 the Cattaraugus County Museum will mark a century of serving the public of Cattaraugus County with a special event, "100 Years of the Cattaraugus County Museum". Read more

President-Elect Lincoln

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Date(s): 
Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:00pm

Craig Senfield will be giving a presentation on "President-Elect Lincoln" at the Cattaraugus County Museum.

This is a free event that is part of the Civil War Event Series at the Stone House, 9824 Rt. 16, Machias, NY.

More on this event is at EnchantedMountains.com

Railroads during the Civil War

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Date(s): 
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 7:00pm

Larry Kilmer will be giving a presentation on "Railroads during the Civil War" at the Cattaraugus County Museum.

This is a free event that is part of the Civil War Event Series at the Stone House, 9824 Rt. 16, Machias, NY.

More on this event is at EnchantedMountains.com

Prisons of the Civil War

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Date(s): 
Thu, 07/24/2014 - 7:00pm
Prisons of the Civil War presentation by Craig Braack on 7/24/2014

Craig Braack will be giving a presentation on "Prisons of the Civil War" at the Cattaraugus County Museum.

This is a free event that is part of the Civil War Event Series at the Stone House, 9824 Rt. 16, Machias, NY.

More on this event is at EnchantedMountains.com

Music of the Civil War/154th Regiment

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Date(s): 
Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:00pm
Music of the Civil War presentation by Rush the Growler Band on 7/10/2014

Rush the Growler Band will be giving a presentation on "Music of the Civil War/154th Regiment" at the Cattaraugus County Museum.

This is a free event that is part of the Civil War Event Series at the Stone House, 9824 Rt. 16, Machias, NY.

More on this event is at EnchantedMountains.com

Songs of the Civil War

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Date(s): 
Thu, 06/26/2014 - 7:00pm
Songs of the Civil War presentation by Allen Hopkins on 6/26/2014

Allen Hopkins will be giving a presentation on "Songs of the Civil War" at the Cattaraugus County Museum.

This is a free event that is part of the Civil War Event Series at the Stone House, 9824 Rt. 16, Machias, NY.

More on this event is at EnchantedMountains.com

Mapping the Civil War: Lee vs. Sherman

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Date(s): 
Thu, 06/12/2014 - 7:00pm
Mapping the Civil War: Lee vs. Sherman, a presentation by Earl McElfresh

Earl McElfresh will be giving a presentation on "Mapping the Civil War: Lee vs. Sherman" at the Cattaraugus County Museum.

This is a free event that is part of the Civil War Event Series at the Stone House, 9824 Rt. 16, Machias, NY.

More on this event is at EnchantedMountains.com

Civil War Event Series Lineup Announced!

News from Museum posted on Mon, 03/31/2014 - 10:09am

The popular Civil War Event Series will return this summer to the Cattaraugus County Museum!  As we mark the fourth year of the Civil War sesquicentennial, we are proud to announce an exciting schedule of events.  Beginning on June 12, there will be evening programming every 2nd and 4th Thursday, June through August; all programs at 7:00pm.

The full schedule is:

A mix of historic items on display

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"An Olio" Exhibit at the County Museum until April
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Collage for the 2013-2014 Olio Exhibit at the Cattaraugus County Museum
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