Region Civil War trail to be featured on South Shore poster

Michael Miller, left, who portrays Crown Point's Civil War Col. John Wheeler for a Lake County-based re-enactment group, and Charlie Wheeler, the great-great-grandson of Col. Wheeler, pose behind a Civil War veteran headstone Wednesday at Historic Maplewood Cemetery, Crown Point. Photos of the men will be used to help provide the imagery for a new South Shore Line series poster, which will feature the South Shore Civil War Memorial Trail. The historical tourism trail celebrates and works to preserve the stories and grave sites of hundreds of region Civil War veterans.

July 24, 2013 5:45 pm  • 


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