TCHA Members can bring an interesting item from their own personal collections to share with the group. A short presentation will follow the round-table sharing.
Guest Presenter for February is Greg Swank
Civil War Weapons
Greg Swank is a collector of Civil War weapons. Greg will be sharing several items from his collections and sharing the stories behind the artifacts.
Explore Your History
Evening Wine & Cheese Lectures Sponsored by the National Group.
Complimentary wine and cheese provided by Wild Cat Creek Winery.
$5.00 for non-members, free for TCHA members.
March’s Feature: History of Purdue’s Battery B and C in events leading up to World War I.
Guest Speaker: David Hovde
Just before World War I, the Lafayette area was the center of the Indiana National Guard Artillery. Two of the three batteries were based in Tippecanoe County. Retired Purdue archivist, David Hovde will explain how Purdue Battery B and C impacted Indiana’s participation in the Mexican Border Campaign and World War I.