Civil War Life - 150th Anniversary of Ransom of Middletown

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Middletown Branch Library
MD Outside Library

Event Details

What was a child's life like during the Civil War? What did a Civil War infantry soldier wear and carry into war? Learn how the common soldier was equipped, what personal belongings he carried and what types of food he ate. What kinds of games did children play and what was fun for kids at that time? Join Donna Croft and Ralph Powell in Middletown at the Lamar House as Middletown commemorates the 150th anniversary of Jubal Early’s Ransom of Middletown. (Ages 6 and up)
Event Type(s): Children's Program
Age Group(s): elementary
Presenter: Ralph Powell and Donna Croft