The LaPorte County Historical Society is again offering calendars for sale in the gift shop. The theme for 2014 is “150 Years of the Civil War in LaPorte County”. Included in the calendar are original photos from the archives of the Historical Society as well as photos from six years of reenactments held each summer on the museum grounds. Each month represents a different aspect of the “War Between the States,” such as the different battles, camp life, fashion, and of course, the Civil War Ball. The photos are some of the best taken over the past 6 years. Photographers include Jim Plenus, Fern Eddy Schultz, Dennis Proud and Susie Richter.
Calendars are $10 each. the museum is open 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday at 2405 Indiana Ave. Reserve a calendar by calling (219) 324-6767.