Lawrence County Museum of History

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

Speakers Program 2018

  • Jan. 8, 2018—Rex Knight, Pearl Harbor.

  • Feb. 12, 2018—Vicky Haralovich, Cave River Valley Park. Vicky will have copies of the book she co-wrote with Michele Dutcher, Cave River Valley Park, for sale, and she will gladly autograph them.

  • March 12, 2018 at 7 p.m—Mike Harkness of Orange County Paranormal, “Exploring History Through Paranormal Evidence.”

  • April 9, 2018 at 7 p.m—Eric Sandweiss, Professor and Carmony Chair of History, Editor, Indiana Magazine of History, Indiana University, “Indiana and its Historic Landscapes.”

  • May 14, 2018, at 7 p.m—Marla Jones, “Lawrence County Bicentennial Celebration.”

  • June 11, 2018, at 7 p.m—Peggy Julian, “The Vanderbilts and Bedford Limestone.” (video recording available soon)

  • July 9, 2018, at 7 p.m—Steve Grissom, "My cousin, Gus (Grissom)"

  • Aug. 13, 2018, at 7 p.m—Rowena Cross-Najafi, “History of the Lawrence County Jail”

  • Sept. 10, 2018, at 7 p.m—Clay Stuckey, "A Pictorial History of the West Baden Springs Hotel " See the presentation online: https://vimeo.com/groups/178841/videos/290570796

  • Oct. 8, 2018, at 7 p.m—Prof. Lori Frye, IU School of Art, Architecture and Design: “Hair Apparent: Masculine Conformer or Feminine Rebellion? A Case Study of Ida B. Kenney, 1879 Indiana University Graduate."

  • Nov. 12, 2018, at 7 p.m—Angie Timan as Clara Barton and Debbie Patton as Enola Lee Gardner: "A 'Vest-ed Friendship."

  • Dec. 10, 2018, at 5:30 p.m—Volunteer appreciation dinner—Museum Meeting Room. THANKS EVERYONE! 

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