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21
AUG
2015

Caroline County in World War II

No county in America can exceed the military service record of Caroline County. Apart from the Battle of Saratoga in the American Revolution, someone from Caroline County has participated in every major battle involving the U.S. military in the history of the United States. World... Read More →
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05
AUG
2015

Heartland Quilters Shop Hop & Quilt Exhibits

Heartland Quilters of the Eastern Shore will host its 7th Annual One Stop Shop Hop on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at the Denton Volunteer Firehouse, located in downtown Denton, Maryland. Shopping hours will be 2pm – 8pm. There is a nominal admission fee of $3, which includes an... Read More →
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17
APR
2013
Civil War Reenactment

Civil War Reenactment

Civil War Reenactment at the Historic Linchester Mill Campus On Saturday, April 20th, the historic Linchester Mill Campus in Preston, Maryland will be hosting a Civil War Reenactment featuring two infantry companies, a field hospital encampment, campfire cooking demonstrations... Read More →
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21
JUN
2012
Student Discovery Days at Linchester Mill

Student Discovery Days at Linchester Mill

The Caroline County Historical Society hosted several county third-graders at the Linchester Mill campus in May, for its third annual Student Discovery Days. More than 200 third-graders from Denton, Ridgely and Preston elementary schools attended the event. A second date, for... Read More →
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20
JUN
2012
Network to Freedom Sign unveiled at Gilpin Point

Network to Freedom Sign Unveiled

The story of a runaway slave from Gilpin Point in Caroline County is now memorialized on a new sign funded by the National Park Service’s “Network to Freedom” program. The sign telling the story of Joseph Cornish was unveiled in May at Gilpin Point Park on Holly Road in... Read More →
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