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RECENT NEWS
Delavan Civil War Days
Delavan Civil War Days
The Official Website of the
MAY 3th & 4th, 2014
MAY 3th & 4th, 2014
Hosted by the Delavan Community Historical Society, and The 11th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry
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Delavan Civil War Days
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March 31th, 2014 - The Delavan Historical committee has released a tentative schedule for the 2014
event, feature more battles and more historical figures.  
Click Here to see the schedule. Click Here to
see the Information on demonstrators.
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"Kingdom Coming - Year of Jubilo"
as Performed on "Hardtack and Coffee"

All Music for Delavan's Civil War Days
is Provided by the
33rd Illinois Volunteer Band
Celebrating our Veterans of the past, and the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War
Featuring Battles from 1864
Hosted by the Delavan Community Historical Society, and The 11th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry
Delavan, Illinois
Delavan. Illinois
BATTLE TIMES:

SATURDAY
Battle of TBD - 11:30 AM
Battle of TBD - 3:30 PM

SUNDAY
Skirmish - 12:00 Noon
Battle of TBD - 3:00
PM
(subject to change)

In between battles there are several demonstrations to view, historical figures to meet, camps,
and Sutlers to see.  There is a candy cannon and scavenger hunt for children to partake in to
win a prize.  There will be a ladies tea and fashion show, live medical and embalming
demonstrations as well as many other activities to discover.  Meet President Lincoln, General
Grant, General Lee and more!  Watch the Marshall take down a Scoundrel.  Dance in a Victorian
style ball (no outfit needed).  See the information page to find out more.  

Thanks to our
Sponsors, This event is free for all ages!

March 31th, 2014 - The Delavan Historical committee has released a tentative schedule for the 2014
event, feature more battles and more historical figures.  
Click Here to see the schedule. Click Here to
see the Information on demonstrators.
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