Give Us a Call: (740) 393-5247

September 5: Wallpaper Creation at the Wolff House presented by Corby Wise

The fascinating world of wallpaper matching and reproduction services offered
at Mount Vernon’s Wolff House, as told to us by owner, Corby Wise.


October 3: Civil War Stories Part 2 presented by Robert Geiger

Last year’s popular Civil War presentation by Knox County Career Center teacher,
Robert Geiger, resulted in calls for more. So we’ve arranged for a return visit to
learn more about other topics that keep his high school students interested in
the history of America and Knox County.


November 7: Knox County at the End of World War 1 presented by Dr. John Fowler

November 11, 2018, will mark the 100 th anniversary of the end of World War I.
KCHS Vice-President, Dr. John Fowler, will tell us about the War’s close and how
it affected life in Knox County, Ohio.


December 5: Christmas at The Hanby House presented by Pam Allen

The Christmas season is a busy time at Westerville’s Hanby House, with
connections not only to the popular songs, “Up on the Housetop” and
“Darling Nellie Gray,” but also to the underground railroad movement in Ohio,
to the founding of Otterbein College, and to a famous newspaper editor here in
Mount Vernon.


Unless otherwise noted, our monthly meetings are held at the
Historical Society Museum
875 Harcourt Road
Mount Vernon OH 43050

Programs begin at 7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
For more information,
call the Museum at 740-393-5247.

Knox County Historical Society

875 Harcourt Road
Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Phone No. : (740) 393-5247
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