Powell Liberty Historical Society

A window into the past of Powell and Liberty Township

Powell History


Upcoming Programs

"Local History Plunge"



presented by
Powell Liberty Historical Society Volunteers and Olentangy Schools Teachers

at Martin-Perry House
Saturday February 11, 2023
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Program Details


"How I Spent My Honeymoon with Martha Washington - A virtual tour of Presidential Libraries"



presented by
Ron Foth, Jr.

at Martin-Perry House
Monday February 13, 2023
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Program Details



Recent Programs and Events


Powell and the Civil War


Mandy Henning presents Powell in the Civil War
Attendees at the Powell in the Civil War Presentation
Hall Family Markers in the Powell Cemetery
Close up of the Hall Marker Recognizing John and Theodore

In keeping with Veterans day, Mandy presented a very interesting program about her passion, the Civil War. Highlighted was Thomas Hall who played a significant role in Powell history, and his 7 sons all of whom served in the Civil War in some capacity. Her presentation ended with a touching tribute to some of Powell veterans of all wars over the years.

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Acknowledgement

Grants from the Jack and Jane Van Fossen Fund of the Delaware County Foundation are gratefully acknowledged. These gifts support maintenance of the Martin-Perry Homestead, upgrading our computer systems, and the ongoing pursuit of our mission.

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Learn more about the Delaware County Foundation.