By Admin, BuyLocalBG.com, BuyLocalBg@gmail.com/
Monday, March 19th, 2012 2:00 PM CST
“Kentucky’s Abraham Lincoln” History Mobile will be visiting Bowling Green and be available for viewing at the Historic Railpark & Train Museum on March 20, 2012. The History Mobile contains artifacts and images as well as audio, video and interactive elements that appeal to a variety of learners and is made possible by the generosity of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, the Pilot Corporation and the Kentucky Historical Society Foundation. Thanks to the Bowling Green Convention and Visitor’s Bureau for the information.
Also check out the Civil War Trail (website link for trail) via the Convention and Visitors Bureau or Kentucky Museumon WKU’s Campus.
Past Civil War 150:
Part 1: Mt. Moriah Cemetery, resting place of “African American Union Soldiers.”
Part 2: The Confederate Graveyard and Monument of Bowling Green. Also, the Most Dangerous Confederate.
Part 3: “Defending the L&N Railroad Wayside Exhibit.”
Part 4: “Mt. Ayr & Fort Underwood”
Part 5: “Baker Hill and Downtown Bowling Green”
Part 6: “Confederate Defense Line and Rifle Trench.”
Part 7: “Fort C.F. Smith and College Hill.”
Part 9: “Hines Boatlanding and Civil War Hospital Exhibit.”
Part 10: “Bowling Green Courthouse displaying Confederate Medal of Honors and Federal Army Officers.”
Part 12: “Bowling Green’s Official Sesquicentennial Event.”
Part 13: “Henry Grider, Veteran of 1812, Whig, Unionist Congressman, Abolitionist and the 14th Amendment.”
Part 14: “Fort Lytle or Fort Albert Sydney Johnston.”
Part 16: “L&N Railroad, ‘Civil War and the Railroad’ exhibit.”
Part 17: “The Presbyterian Church on State Street. Former School and Civil War Hospital.”
Also, there is a much better trail tour (we love this so much), check out the Civil War Trail (website link for trail) via the Convention and Visitors Bureau or Kentucky Museumon WKU’s Campus.