History Comes Alive at the Governor Oglesby Mansion!
"History Comes Alive" offers 2 events at the Governor Oglesby Mansion on Sunday, April 23, at 421 W. William Street.
A High Tea, hosted by Governor and Mrs. Oglesby, featuring savories and sweets will be served from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, Sunday, April 23. Reservations are required as seating is limited; cost is $20/person. Proceeds support educational programs at the Oglesby Mansion for area 5th grade students. For reservations please contact Ann Jackson at 428-9160.
At 4:00 pm, Sunday, April 23, Rachel Crowther will present "Dressing the Civil War Woman", a demonstration of women's attire during the Civil War era. Ms. Crowther is the owner of Frozen In Time Clothing Co., specializing in authentic handmade historic clothing. "Dressing the Civil War Woman" is free and open to the public.
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