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Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM   
Event Title: Privy to History: Civil War Prison Life Unearthed
Event Description: Northwest Ohio is home to the only Union Army Civil War prison specifically designed to house captured Confederate officers. Johnson's Island Civil War Prison continues to reveal tantilizing details about the war and the men who fought and died. This exhibit focuses on additioinal information learned through archaeological evidence discovered since the 1965 publication of 'Rebels on Lake Erie' - the seminal history of the prison written by Charles E. Frohman. Numerous artifacts recovered from the site in recent years are on display. This exhibit is funded by the Sidney Frohman Foundation & Friends and Descendants of Johnsonís Island Civil War Prison.

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM   
Event Title: Old Family Photos: Care, Digitizing, & Organizing
Event Description: Hayes Presidential Center Head of Photographic Resources Gilbert Gonzalez instructs attendees on how to identify the photographic process used to create a photo, as well as how to preserve, digitize and organize your family photos. All in this extended-time workshop. Pre-registration required. Cost is $10/adults and $5/students through high school. Sponsored by RootsMagic, Inc.