Jefferson Davis State Historic Site

Culture
4:34 pm
Mon September 15, 2014

Colored Heavy Artillery Reenactors at Jefferson Davis State Historic Site

Cannon at Jefferson Davis State Historic Site
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This Saturday, members of the 12th Colored Heavy Artillery Living History Program brings the battlefield to life with a presentation at the Jefferson Davis State Historic Site in Fairview, Kentucky. The program includes a cannon fire and a presentation on camp life, how the cannon crew operates, and the impact colored troops had on the Civil War and its outcome. Kate Lochte speaks with Park Manager Ron Sydnor on Sounds Good.

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Society
1:43 pm
Mon May 26, 2014

Jefferson Davis Birthday Commemoration This Weekend

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  This weekend brings re-enactors to the Jefferson Davis State Historic Site  in Fairview to commemorate Davis' birthday, June 3.  We speak with the park manager, Ron Sydnor, about three days of activities.

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Events
9:29 am
Tue May 29, 2012

Site Celebrates Jefferson Davis' Birthday

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The Jefferson Davis State Historic Site in Fairview is marking the sesquicentennial of the Civil War with a commemoration of the Confederate president’s 204th birthday this weekend.  

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