Author Archives: Tim Madden

Fort Laurens – Summer Board of Management meeting – July 22nd & 23rd

On Friday July 22nd and Saturday July 23rd, there will be events at Fort Laurens in Bolivar Ohio.

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Cincinnati SAR Gives Living History Presentations to Attendees in Sharon Woods

On June 11, 2022 at the Sharon Woods Village History Center in Hamilton County, OH there were demonstrations and reenactments open to the public.  These demonstrations spanned the time from the Revolutionary War to Modern Military times.  Visitors to the … Continue reading

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Benjamin Franklin’s Other Job: Psychologist

This article was written by John Rooney and recently appeared in Real Clear History. If you enjoy reading about all types of history, Real Clear History is a treasure. You can access all that Real Clear History has to offer … Continue reading

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Field of Memories – Tribute to Our Military and First Responders – Cincinnati Sons of the American Revolution

On Monday May 30th, 2022, the Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution participated in the Field of Memories exhibition on the Arlington Memorial Gardens Campus at 2145 Compton Road in Cincinnati, Ohio 45231 The Arlington Memorial Gardens … Continue reading

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Naturalization Ceremony – May 27 – William Howard Taft National Historic Site

The Naturalization Ceremony today was held at William Howard Taft National Historic Site.

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Find a Grave – Memorial Day Tips for documenting Veterans’s Graves

To SAR members, our heritage is fundamental. The following is an article from Fold3 which provides a primer and guide for your visits to ancestor cemeteries.  Tips on finding, documenting, cleaning and photographing these sacred sites is provided. While visiting, … Continue reading

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Memorial Day – Honor – Sometimes Words are Not Needed

Food City is a Southern grocery store chain with headquarters in Bristol, Tennessee. Recently, they shared this one-minute commercial for Memorial Day. Not a word is spoken and none is needed. Enjoy and remember! https://www.youtube.com/embed/uoABty_zE00?rel=0

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Vincennes – Cincinnati SAR Members Attend the 243rd Anniversary of George Rogers Clark’s Victory

On May 28, 2022 Cincinnati SAR Chapter members Jack Bredenfoerder, Lee Wilkerson, Bob Bowers and Michael Gunn traveled to Vincennes,  Indiana to participate in the Spirit of Vincennes Rendezvous.

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Revolutionary War – Military Re-Enactment – Sharon Woods – June 11th

On Saturday June 11th from 10a-2pm the Cincinnati SAR will have a tent at the Sharon woods village military timeline re-enactment. Information about the event can be found on the link below: https://heritagevillagecincinnati.org/events/marching-through-time/ SAR members, please come in uniform if … Continue reading

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Taverns – where our Founding Fathers met to ferment plans for the new country

The Founding Fathers have fueled interest since the formation of the United States nearly 250 years ago. Historic sites nationwide have been erected to honor the men who helped to create this country, and numerous places these great men frequented … Continue reading

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