Lawrence County Museum of History

Lawrence County Museum of History & Edward L. Hutton Research Library

Speakers —2016

  • Jan. 11—(program cancelled due to inclement weather)

  • Feb. 8—Panel discussion by local African Americans: "Lawrence County Memories."

  • March 14—Stephen and Kim Fields, "The American Frontier Flintlock Hunting Rifle and its Accoutrements."

  • April 11—Carole Anderson, "Glover Family History."

  • May 9—Andie Redwine: "History of the Mitchell Opera House."

  • June 13—Ron Bell, “Our Hoosier Heritage and Its Foundation, 1680-1820”(video presentation plus Q&A)

  • July 11—Carol Faenzi, "The Stonecutter's Aria." The presentation is being sponsored by Elliott Stone Co. Inc.

  • Aug. 8—Peggy Julian, “The World War II History of NAD Crane”

  • Sept. 12—Diane Hunter and Doug Peconge, "The Miami Tribe Past and Present."
    If you missed this program, thanks to Maria Edwards, it is now available online at:

  • Oct. 10—Chief Boatswains Mate Travis Sanders, USCG retired, "History of the Coast Guard."
    See it online:

  • Nov. 14—Lee Hutchinson, "Through the Flak and Back: A World War II Bombing Mission." Now available for viewing at:

  • December 2017— Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

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