Patchwork of History
A “Patchwork of History” exhibit is being developed that will kick-off the main Bicentennial Celebration week of October 4th-13th: and will be on display at the Switzerland County Technology and Education Center from October 4th-6th.
A quilt show and exhibits that will be inculde the history of local organizations such as the Dumont Club, the Eggleston Club, and Tri-Kappa; veteran’s organizations including the VFW, the American Legion and the GAR; firefighting and law enforcement; fraternal organizations; and county fairs and 4-H. Memorabilia and information is being sought to develop this monumental exhibit.
The History committee of the Bicentennial needs the help of collectors and history buffs.
If you have pictures, pins, badges, ribbons, booklets, newsletters, signs, anything that helps tell the story of any of these groups please let us know. you may contact any of the following committe members: Donna Weaver at (812)427.9404, Maratha Bladen at (812) 427.3560, or Barry Brown at (812) 427.3363