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A Look Back at GLWSM’s Civil War Week 2011

From July 7-13, 2011, the General Lew Wallace Study and Museum hosted some terrific events to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War. On July 7, Jeannie Regan-Dinius, Director of Special Initiatives, Division for Historic Preservation and Archaeology, Indiana Department of Natural Resources, spoke to a packed Carriage House about […]

Agents of Deterioration

The 2011 exhibit, Agents of Deterioration, officially opened with a members’ sneak preview Friday night. Guests looked carefully to find one of the featured artifacts in an historic photograph of the Study building as Lew Wallace used it. Members enjoyed a variety of sweet and savory treats, from sugar cookies […]

City of Crawfordsville Easter Egg Hunt TODAY!

The Hunt is on! The Crawfordsville Easter Egg Hunt is proceeding as scheduled on the grounds of the General Lew Wallace Study and Museum at 1:00 p.m. today. The rain is lessening and all of the candy and prizes are in eggs this year, so nothing’s getting soggy. Come join […]

Member Sneak Preview Party, 3/3/10

Member Sneak Preview Party, 3/3/10, originally uploaded by WallaceStudy. Larry Paarlberg, Director of the General Lew Wallace Study and Museum, greets guests to the Member Sneak Preview party for the opening of the Museum’s new exhibit, “Sanctuary: Preserving the Legacy of Lew Wallace.”