February 6, 2018

This past Saturday witnessed the debut of our speaker series for 2018, via David Mowery’s excellent presentation on John Hunt (or John H., if you prefer) Morgan’s Great Raid of 1863.

It was very enjoyable and informative and those in attendance  had a good time. Da...

August 27, 2017

Those local to Cynthiana may have recently noticed some colorful signs at certain locations.  One of the reasons the Cynthiana Battlefields Foundation was formed was to increase awareness of Cynthiana's Civil War past.  One way to do that is to denote locations about t...

July 25, 2017

Those who know me, or have been on either of the recent tours in Cynthiana, probably know that interpretation and developing a rewarding self-guided tour, sans CD, is high on my personal list of items to accomplish within the workings of the Foundation.

I have conversat...

July 1, 2017

After the 1864 tour last month I started thinking that perhaps folks might be interested in learning more about John H. Morgan, his command, and the various raids he organized.  Here are a few titles that might hold interest for those wanting to learn more.


June 18, 2017

Reading about a battle is a great way to learn about it - seeing place names, commanders' names, landmarks, dates and other information mentioned in print can certainly provide a foundation of knowledge about the fighting and why/how it happened. It is probably the mos...

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