Calendar of Events
The Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission will sanction suitable events and activities
throughout Arkansas during the commemoration of the 150th
anniversary of the Civil War, 2011-2015. During the time leading up to the
sesquicentennial, the ACWSC website will include a calendar of Civil War-related
events taking place around the state.
If you have an event you would like included in the ACWSC calendar of events, please fill out the logo-use form below. Questions? Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Logo Use Request
The Commission has established procedures under which activities to be held between 2011 and 2015 will be permitted to display the Commission logo as officially sanctioned Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Events. Please click here for a copy of the ACWSC logo use request form and here for a copy of the ACWS logo use procedures guidelines. The ACWSC logo is a registered trademark and can be used only with the written permission of the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission. Events that have received permission to use the ACWSC logo are marked with the Commission logo on the list below.
ACWSC Traveling Exhibit
You can learn about other Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Events at click here.
Pope County Historical Association presents: Shelle Stormoe, April 11, 2014
Pope County Historical Association
1808 W Main St
Russellville, AR 72801
This event is free and open to the public. The meeting will begin at 6PM and take place at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center.
Shelle Stormoe will talk about the breakdown of political allegiances in Pope County during the Civil War, as seen through the experiences of the Barton family, particularly Hezekiah Barton and his sons.
Traveling Exhibit visits Perry County Historical Museum, November 9, 2015 - November 22, 2015
Perry County Historical Museum
408 Main Street
Perryville, AR 72126
The Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission, in cooperation with the Old State House Museum and the Arkansas Humanities Council, now offers “Civil War Arkansas, 1861-1865,” a traveling exhibit about the state’s involvement in the war.
The ACWSC created the text and located the images for the exhibit, the Old State House Museum designed and built it, and the Arkansas Humanities Council will be in charge of distribution.
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