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March 2016 Posts

Posted By on April 1, 2016

A listing of the March 2016 posts on The Civil War Blog with direct links.  Click on any title to go directly to the post.


Featured this month were two posts describing (1) how the By-Laws of the Gratz Historical Society have been completely ignored resulting in an illegal takeover of this Pennsylvania non-profit organization –

The Illegal Takeover of the Gratz Historical Society

and (2) by showing how more than $30,000 is now missing from the Society’s Preservation Endowment Fund

“Cooking the Books” at the Gratz Historical Society

The By-Laws of the Gratz Historical Society were presented on a separate blog page –


and the actual Annual Financial Reports were also presented on a separate blog page –

Financial Reports


Other posts for the month of March:

The Ku Klux Klan in Pennsylvania – Some Sources of Information

John H. Heckert – Buried at Millersburg

February 2016 Posts

Brave Johnny Hoover of Elizabethville

The Stites Family in the Civil War

Minutes of the Kissinger Post, G.A.R., Gratz – 1886

Daniel W. Tobias – Incident at Miners’ Bank, 1875

The Heckert Family of Northumberland County in the Civil War

Philadephia Flower Show Features Two Lincoln Displays

William Hicks, Served in Illinois Regiment; Widow was Postmaster of Waynesville

Charles Henning – Crushed to Death in 1906


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