PLHS

Powell Liberty Historical Society

A window into the past of Powell and Liberty Township

Past Programs


Event Date and Start Time
Presenter
Title
Summary

8/12/2019;
Sherry Carmichael, 6th generation Powell resident and long time Powell Liberty Historical Society volunteer
Walking tour of downtown Powell

8/1/2019;
PLHS Volunteers
Powell Parks and Recreation Campers visit the Martin-Perry House

7/8/2019;
Carole Wilhelm, Powell resident and longtime volunteer with the Powell Liberty Historical Society and Powell Area Garden Club
A " Historic House and Garden Tour"

7/6/2019;
Laser Turkey Patrol, Boy Scout troop 428
Cleanup of the Grounds and Gardens

6/22/2019;
Stop by our booth at the Powell Festival

6/21/2019;
Stop by our booth at the Powell Festival

6/10/2019;
Sherry Carmichael, 6th generation Powell resident and long time Powell Liberty Historical Society volunteer
Hyattsville, “A Railroad Town”: the village, the man and his house

5/22/2019;
PLHS Volunteers
Village Academy Students Tour the MPH

5/13/2019;
J J Prats, retired computer programmer and data base designer, and Editor of the Historical Marker Data Base.
The Story of the Historical Marker Data Base

5/4/2019;
Farmers Insurance Employees and Powell Garden Club Members
2019 Martin-Perry House Gardens Clean UP

4/8/2019;
Police Chief Gary Vest
Four Corners and Railroad Crossing

3/11/2019;
Linda Foster, Ohio native, Worthington resident and retired teacher.
WW II Letters Home

2/11/2019;
Mike Frush CPA, President Frush & Associates, Inc, President Columbus Historical Society, Serves on Boards of Columbus Landmarks Foundation, Franklinton Historical Society, Collector of historical artifacts related to Ohio and Central Ohio
"Columbus : The Road to Capital City"

1/14/2019;
No Program

12/1/2018;
Holidays in Powell

11/12/2018;
Tim Kreps
Living History Program about Pilgrims

10/13/2018;
R J Basista, Professional Reenactor
Ohio Frontier Encampment

9/10/2018;
Don Bell
A Virtual Tour of the Historical Aircraft Squadron Museum

8/13/2018;
Sherry Carmichael
Walking Tour of Downtown Powell

7/9/2018;
Jack Hilborn, President Delaware County Historical Society
A Ride on the C D & M (Columbus, Delaware and Marion Railroad Company)

6/22/2018;
NA
Powell Festival

6/11/2018;
Retired Judge Henry Shaw
19th Century American Small Arms Weapons of War

5/14/2018;
Deb Shatzer, Executive Director of the Delaware County Visitor’s Bureau
Lemonade Lucy

5/5/2018;
Powell Garden Club and Farmers Insurance Employees
Martin-Perry Grounds Cleanup

4/9/2018;
Marilyn Battin
Researching your Local Ancestors at the Martin-Perry House

3/12/2018;
Diane and Ralph Hodges
History of the Arts Castle

11/13/2017;
Bob Croce, Jr.
"World War II Stories, Our History Lives"

10/9/2017;
Tim Solalckt:
"O'Shaughnessy Dam: an Historical Perspective"

9/11/2017;
Jim Richards:
"68 Outhouses in Dublin and other Stories"

8/14/2017;
Sherry Carmichael:
"Walking Tour of Downtown Powell"

7/10/2017;
Tim Kreps:
"Thing-a-ma-jigs and What-cha-ma-call-its"

6/12/2017;
Brett Carmichael
The National Historic Preservation Act and its Effect on Local History

5/8/2017;
Tom Holton
Stones with Stories in Dublin

4/10/2017;
Carol Chapman
Life on a Wagon Train During the Gold Rush

3/13/2017;
Valerie Mattingley
"Plows, Pigs, and People - Highbanks 1850-1866"

2/13/2017;
Debra Nowell
DNA - The Genealogy

11/14/2016;
T.K. Cellar:
"A Pictorial Overview of the Brown Fruit Farm"

10/10/2016;
Marge Bennett:
"Growing Up in Powell During the Depression and Beyond"

9/12/2016;
Mike Frush
"Antique Picture Frames"

8/28/2016;
30th Anniversary Ice Cream Social

8/9/2016;
Sherry Carmichael
Walking Tour of Downtown Powell

8/8/2016;
Sherry Carmichael leads
Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Powell

6/13/2016;
Rachel Edwards:
"Victoria: Victoria Woodhull, the first female U.S. presidential candidate"

5/9/2016;
Greg Feustel:
"History of the Army Corps of Engineers and Delaware Lake"

4/11/2016;
George Morrison
"The Music and History of the Bagpipe"

3/14/2016;
Valerie Mattingly, Highbanks Metropark volunteer
"The Mulzer Mill at Powell"

2/8/2016;
Sherry Carmichael:
"Victorian Valentines"

11/9/2015;
Steve Bemiller of Garth's Auctions, Inc.
Appraisal Clinic

10/12/2015;
Sue Packard:
American Samplers in the 1800s

9/13/2015;
Good Ol' Days: Revisiting the 1800s and Early 1900s

8/10/2015;
Sherry Carmichael;
Walking Tour of Powell

7/13/2015;
Pot Luck and Annual Meeting

6/8/2015;
Area students from Powell Village Academy and Olentangy Middle School
Creative History Projects

5/11/2015;
Harold Trumbull
"Honoring Memorial Day"

4/13/2015;
Derek Hinkle
"Using the Civil War to Engage Students"

3/9/2015;
Gretchen and Jeff Glasgow
"The Hanby Family and the Underground Railroad"

2/9/2015;
Brent Carson, President of the Delaware Co. Historical Society
"Stage Coach Stops in Delaware County"

12/6/2014;
Christmas Open House (during Holidays in Powell)

11/10/2014;
Beth Weinhardt:
"Drying Up America: The Impact of a Small Central Ohio Village."

8/11/2014;
led by Sherry Carmichael
Walking Tour of Powell

7/14/2014;
Annual Meeting and Potluck

6/9/2014;
Devon Hardwick
Re-enacting a Civil War chaplain to the 121st Company of Delaware Ohio.

5/12/2014;
Jan Kleinline
Life in the 1600s

4/14/2014;
Carroll Neidhart
"War of 1812, Ft. Morrow and Block Houses"

3/10/2014;
Gretchen Curtis
"The Historic Chautauqua Movement"

2/10/2014;
Jeffrey Hill, Author
"The 26th Ohio Veteran Volunteer Infantry: The Groundhog Regiment"

12/8/2013;

11/11/2013;
Marilynn Regrut
"How Buttons Reflect History, Politics and Art"

10/14/2013;
Tim Sells, author
Before Dublin was Doubling

9/9/2013;
Karen Ricker, Naturalist, Metro Parks
"Artifacts of the Past"

9/8/2013;
Good 'Ol Days

8/5/2013;
Gary Heffner, Editor of Massey Harris Ferguson Legacy Quarterly
"History of Massey Harris Ferguson Farm Equipment and Its Impact on Agriculture in Central Ohio and Around the World"

7/8/2013;
Misti Spillman, Central Ohio Local History Corps (AmeriCorps) Member at Ohio Historical Society
"Reviving Cemeteries: Making them Relevant in Local History"

6/10/2013;
David Hogan, Professor of History at Heidelberg University
"Selling 'em by the Sack: White Castle and the Creation of American Fast Food"

5/13/2013;
Barbara Brown, An Interpreter at Ohio Village in the past
"Mid-19th Century Farm Life"

4/8/2013;
Algy S. McBride, Clintonville Historical Society
"Ancestors and Descendants of American Presidents"

3/11/2013;
Jeffrey T. Darbee - author
"Delaware and Delaware County"

2/11/2013;
Bob Wilhelm
A Visit to China and Tibet

12/10/2012;

11/12/2012;
David Martin

10/8/2012;
T.K. Cellar

9/10/2012;
Robin Mayes of Delaware County's Preservation Parks
"The 'new' 1930s home at Gallant Farm Preserve."

8/13/2012;
Walking Tour of Downtown Powell at 7 pm.

7/9/2012;
Susan Van Der Weele

5/14/2012;
Jerry Borin

4/9/2012;
John Snouffer

3/12/2012;
Mike Frush , presented
Columbus Celebrates Its Bicentennial

2/13/2012;
John Ward
Lincoln's Funeral Train