Statehouse Event
Statehouse Calendar
 

Event

Not on My Watch: The Oberlin-Wellington Rescue of 1858
Living History Performance
 

Time

November 9, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 

Location

Atrium
The Ohio Statehouse
1 Capitol Square
Columbus, OH 43215
 

Status

Confirmed
 

Description

“Not on My Watch: The Oberlin-Wellington Rescue of 1858," is a living history performance featuring costumed performers from the Kelton House Museum and Garden in Columbus, Ohio.  The Kelton Players present the story of John Price, a fugitive slave on trial, based on the book, The Town that Started the Civil War by Nat Brandt. This educational event is free and open to the public.  

 

A question and answer session will be held directly after the performance.