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A Day in the Life of a Soldier – Living History at Ellwood

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Saturday, October 13, 10am – 5pm Ellwood Manor, 36380 Constitution Hwy, Locust Grove 22508 On Saturday, October 13, Living Historians John Yurechko, portraying a Union soldier, and Mike Pierce, portraying a Confederate soldier, will compare and contrast the equipment, motivation, and experiences of soldiers on opposing sides during presentations at 11am and 1pm. They, along with several other Living Historians, will be …

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Taming the Wilderness – September 30, 2018

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Taming the Wilderness: An 18th Century Living History Event at Ellwood Enjoy a full day as craftsmen, artisans and living historians demonstrate many aspects of life in the late 1700s through the early 1800s.   Demonstrations will highlight the building trades, homemaking skills and general all around skills needed to settle and survive in the Wilderness. Taming the Wilderness, an 18th Century living …

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