Category Archives: Chapter History

The Fort Washington Monument

Since 1901 the Cincinnati Chapters of the Daughters of the American Revolution and Sons of the American Revolution has been marking historical spots in Hamilton County, Ohio. From time to time I will point out some these points of interest. … Continue reading

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1876 Heroes Grove, Marshall Hill, Eden Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

By Compatriot George Stewart, Chapter Historian Revolutionary War Monument 1876 Heroes Grove, Marshall Hill Eden Park, Cincinnati, Ohio On one weekend in April 2000, a number of compatriots met to visit the Revolutionary War Monument in Heroes Grove on Marshall … Continue reading

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Lochry’s Expedition, 1781 Internment Camp

By Compatriot George Stewart, Chapter Historian Highway Marker Border warfare characterized the American Revolution on the northwest frontier. Between August 26 and September 15, 1781, sixty-four survivors of Lochry’s Expedition were held captive by “Butler’s Rangers” (British-allied Indians led by … Continue reading

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Lochry’s Defeat Reenactment August 1981 Commemorate of the 200th Anniversary

By Compatriot George Stewart, Chapter Historian The idea of reenacting the Battle of Lochry’s Creek went back to 1976, when the nation began the celebration of its Bicentennial. Members of Col. Archibald Lochry Chapter, NSDAR, had always known about this, … Continue reading

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Former Miss America visits SAR Celebration of the 225th Anniversary of the Battle of Blue Licks, Kentucky August 18, 2007

By Compatriot George Stewart, Chapter Historian They did it right for a first-of-its-kind celebration. A 225th Anniversary event normally draws a good crowd, so it was imperative that the planning and execution of this historically significant observance be placed in … Continue reading

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SAR — the DAR’s Older Brother

This article originally appeared in the Delhi Press, Miami-Whitewater Press, Price Hill Press and Western Hills Press in 1989. Guest Column Charles G. Edwards How many readers of this newspaper know of the S.A.R.? When mentioning the Sons of the … Continue reading

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Millcroft Inn dodges the wrecking ball

The Millcroft Inn was a popular destination for the Cincinnati Chapter SAR for many years. Chapter meetings, luncheons, dinners were held there. It was also a popular after hours watering hole for our member. https://cin.ci/2sVlnYE  

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