Annual John Dillinger Raid September 11-12

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

September 11, 2021, 9-5 and September 12 2021, 1-5 John Dillinger Raid highlighting the escapades of this public enemy.  Place:  Old Jail Museum at the corner of Indiana and Main Streets in Warsaw, IN.  Featuring a craft show, vintage cars, food vendors, museum tours, walking tours of the downtown, and much more.  Sponsored by the …

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Annual John Dillinger Raid September 11-12

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

September 11, 2021, 9-5 and September 12, 2021, 1-5 event highlighting the escapades of public enemy John Dillinger.  Featuring a craft show, food vendors, vintage cars, museum tours, walking tours of the downtown, and more.  Sponsored by the Kosciusko County Historical Society.

Annual John Dillinger Raid

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

September 11, 2021, 9-5 and September 12, 2021, 1-5 in downtown Warsaw, IN, Old Jail Museum at the corner of Indiana and Main Streets.  This event will commemorate the escapades of public enemy, John Dillinger and will include a craft show, food vendors, vintage cars, museum tours, downtown walking tours, and more.  The event is …

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April 15 and 16, 2022 Museum Closed

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

The Old Jail Museum and Genealogical Library are going to be closed on April 15 and 16.  We will be honoring Good Friday and Easter.

Trains and Canals – Migration to Indiana

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

How did your ancestors make their way to Indiana?  The Genealogy Discussion Group will kick off the 2022 season with "Trains and Canals - Migration to Indiana".  This is a great opportunity to further your understanding.  Early settlers and pioneers often migrated using trains and canals. The Genealogy Discussion Group meets on the third Tuesday …

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May 7, 2022 Museum Closed

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

In honor of Mother's Day on  Saturday, May 7th, we will be closing the Old Jail Museum and Genealogy Library.

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Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

Photographs have been in existence since the mid to late 1800's.  This is especially true after the Eastman Kodak company of the 1880's.  They gave families the ability to take their own photographs.  You may have a vast amount of photographs if your family carefully handed them down through the years.  How do you care …

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June 3, 2022 Old Timer’s Reunion and Open House

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

The Kosciusko County Historical Society is featuring a special exhibit throughout this year called "Remembering the Warsaw Speedway". We are exhibiting many items of memorabilia.  To cap it off there will be an Old Timer's Reunion on Friday June 3, 2022. This is in connection with "First Fridays" https://www.warsawcdc.org/first-friday/. It will around 6:30 p.m. at the Old Jail …

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Sunday, June 5, 2022 Pound Store Seasonal Open

The Pound Museum 2932 E Armstrong Road, Leesburg, IN

Come and visit the Pound Museum this summer! The seasonal reopening of the Pound Store in Oswego, Indiana, happens on Sunday, June 5th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.  The Pound Museum is open on Sundays 1p.m. to 4p.m. June through September. Kosciusko County was established in 1836.  Two years after that the general store that …

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June 18, 2022 Museum Closed

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

In honor of Father's Day on  Saturday, June 18th, we will be closing the Old Jail Museum and Genealogy Library.

Adoptions: Bloodlines and Heartlines

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

Are you researching your family tree and come across an adoption?  Or perhaps you have done a DNA test and discovered family members you never knew existed.  What if your family surname is not your bloodline?  There are a number of scenarios that would involve relatives placed in another home or disappeared from a family …

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July 2, 2022 Museum Closed

Kosciusko County Historical Society 121 N Indiana St, Warsaw, IN

Enjoy the "Fourth of July" weekend with your family. We will be closing the Old Jail Museum and Genealogy Library to the public on Saturday, July 2nd.