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Cincinnati SAR Hosts Ohio SAR Society’s Annual Meeting at the Hilton Netherland Plaza with Lytle Park Presentation

This past weekend (May 7 thru 9) delivered a flurry of activities for members of the Ohio Society and Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution; starting at the Netherland Plaza Hotel on May 8, 2021 at 9 … Continue reading

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The Ohio Society and The National Society SAR Honor the Winners of the 2020 Tom and Betty Lawrence American History Teacher Contest

This past Saturday, 8 May 2021, at the 132nd Annual Conference of the Ohio Society, we had the privilege of honoring two young ladies engaged in teaching our youngest citizens about the wonderful land they call home! Mrs. Julie Flack, … Continue reading

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May 16, 1771: The Battle of Alamance, NC

As we approach the Semiquincentennial (250th) Anniversary of the American Revolution it is important to remember the events that led up to it.  The Battle of Alamance, NC is often omitted from history books because it was not necessarily a … Continue reading

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2021 POSTER AND BROCHURE CONTEST

For the last four years we have taken a team of presenters into the schools in the Greater Cincinnati area, hosting festivals on the American Revolution, promoting our Poster/Brochure contest. Covid19 closed every door this year for having that type … Continue reading

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A Presidential “ZOOM” Success

On February 13, 2021 the Cincinnati Chapter held its annual President’s Day Celebration. Like most events for the last year we were able to have a Zoom gathering. We were fortunate to have over 35 participants join us in the … Continue reading

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Congratulations Julie Flack!

The Ohio Society Sons of the American Revolution recently named Julie Flack, Pleasant Run Middle School (PRMS) 8th grade Social Studies teacher, the 2021 State American History Middle School Teacher of the Year. The Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) … Continue reading

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On Sunday, 3 January 2021, the New Jersey Society SAR paused to remember the 244th Anniversary of the Battle of Princeton with Ohio Society Members joining the Ceremonies

The battle occurred during a crucial ten-day period that commenced with General Washington’s Crossing of the Delaware River and the Continental Army’s victorious attack on the Hessians in Trenton, NJ. This victory was quickly followed by the Battle of Assunpink … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Chapter Kicks-off 2021

The Chapter will kick-off the 2021 Business year with its first Board of Management and General Membership Meeting on Wednesday, 6 January 2021.  All members are invited to attend. This first meeting will be a Zoom Time Meeting, in compliance … Continue reading

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Wreaths Across America at Cincinnati’s Spring Grove Cemetery

Saturday, 19 December 2020 at Noon Cincinnati SAR once again participated in WAA partnered with the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War at Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati, OH. However, in order to comply with the governmental requirements … Continue reading

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Battle of Great Bridge Virginia 9 December 1775

The Battle of Great Bridge was fought in the present-day City of Chesapeake, just south of Norfolk, Virginia and at the southern end of the Chesapeake Bay. This was the first Virginia Battle of the Revolutionary War occurring just 6 … Continue reading

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