Remembering the Past: Civil War-related events highlight Confederate History and Heritage Month

by:  Marie Nesmith     The Daily Tribune  News a month ago | 1975 views Civil War Events view slideshow (3 images)       PREV         NEXT << >> In the midst of Confederate History and  Heritage Month, a bevy of Civil War-related events are taking shape across the  county. Referred to as living history offerings, the programs will […]

Civil War Comes Alive at Bartow History Museum

 Tony Potts 04-05-2013Throughout the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, two Cartersville museums, Bartow History Museum and Booth Western Art Museum, are partnering to produce an event, Civil War Comes Alive! each April, through 2015. Meant to teach visitors about all aspects of the Civil War, this year’s event will be held on Saturday, April […]

Local entities plan closures for Good Friday, spring break events

 by: Mark Andrews The Daily Tribune  News 2 months ago | 705 views Today, all Bartow County and Cartersville  city government offices will be closed, along with the Bartow County Library  System. While the library will be closed, the Cartersville branch will be  hosting some special events for youth while schools are out for spring […]

Wedding exhibit opens at Bartow History Museum

Wedding exhibit opens at Bartow History Museum by Monica Burge March 12, 2013 04:42 PM | 187 views | 0  | 5  |  |  Director of the Bartow History Museum, Trey Gaines, inspects one of the wedding dresses that will be on display in their upcoming exhibit. One of the oldest known rituals, the centuries old tradition of holy matrimony, has been ever-evolving through the […]

Students craft the past during camp

Students craft the past during  camp by:  Mark Andrews   The Daily Tribune  News Caroline Lanier carefully paints a pattern on her  stick creature at Tuesday’s Bartow History Museum “Crafting the Past” children’s  camp. The camp included crafts and games. SKIP BUTLER/The Daily Tribune  News slideshow Bartow History Museum staffer Kristi Ferguson helps  Greg Olson get […]