Hearthside House http://ripr.org en Hearthside House in Lincoln Prepares for Battle http://ripr.org/post/hearthside-house-lincoln-prepares-battle <p>Friday is the first day of a three-day Civil War battle and camp reenactment weekend in Lincoln's historic Hearthside mansion.</p><p>Thousands of spectators are expected to attend the biennial reenactment, this year it will be called "The Road to Richmond;" a reference to the Union Army's attempts at taking the Confederate capital.</p><p></p><p>David Olstein, the museum manager for Hearthside House Museum, described a typical battle reenactment.</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:40:01 +0000 Dori Rahhbar 21616 at http://ripr.org Hearthside House in Lincoln Prepares for Battle