Newsletters of the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History
 

Newsletters of the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History

The Telegraph - Newsletter of the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History

The Telegraph: Newsletter of the Southern Museum in Kennesaw

View or Subscribe to the Southern Museum's tri-annual newsletter that showcases upcoming events, programs, archival collections, and new exhibits. We truly appreciate your support as a museum member and cannot emphasize enough how important your contribution is toward maintaining superior programs, operations, and exhibitions.

Each Tri-Annual issue is packed with news about the Southern Museum, our operations, events, programs, collections, and our staff.

Current Issue

Front Cover Summer 2017 Southern Museum Newsletter

2017-2-Summer-VolXIV-No2

Letter from the Director, Dr. Richard Banz discusses donations and donations-in-kind; Summer S.T.E.A.M. Workshop Series; Railroad Rendezvous Event in July; Museum Magic event in October; Report Briefs on On-Going Programs and Events; Mommy & Me has a new format - Discover, Learn, Play!; Welcome Kallie Owens, the New Education Program Coordinator; and Collections Corner with Archivist Dustin Klein.

Past Issues

2017

Front Cover, Spring 2017 Southern Museum Newsletter

2017-1-Spring-VolXIV-No1

Letter from the Director, Dr. Richard Banz discusses the Civil War venues in Cobb County; Before Kennesaw was Kennesaw - A History of Big Shanty by Jonathan Scott, Curator; Support the Museum - Buy a Brick Today!; Brain Train: Summer S.T.E.A.M. Workshop; 21st Annual Great Locomotive Chase Golf Tournament; Brief Reports on Events (Mommy & Me, Homeschool Workshop, KMF Golf Tournament, Train Swap, Brain Train: Summer S.T.E.A.M. Workshops, Camp McDonald, Sensory Friendly Afternoons, Polar Express Adventure, Trains, Trains, Trains, Black History Month Exhibit, and A Night at the Southern); and National Train Day: Model train market show.

2016

Front Cover - Spring 2016 Southern Museum Newsletter

2016-1-Spring-VolXIII-No1

Letter from the Director - New at the Southern Museum; Children Steam Ahead with Mommy & Me Education!; Brief Reports on Events (Mommy & Me, Homeschool Days, National Train Day For Autism, 20th Annual Great Locomotive Chase Golf Tournament, Railroad Rendezvous, Research Center Grand Opening, Holiday at the Museum, and Trains, Trains, Trains!); Collections Corner with Archivist Dustin Klein & Curator Jonathan Scott (Wilson Brown, Recent Acquisition Spotlight); and Museum Welcomes Marketing Specialist Brittany Graham.

Front Cover - Summer 2016 Southern Museum Newsletter

2016-2-Summer-VolXIII-No2

Letter from the Director - Museum Foundation Activities and Fundraisers; Railroad Rendezvous - Follow the Tracks for Family Fun in the Sun!; Kennesaw Museum Foundation Trustee Spotlight: Mark Williams; Volunteers Needed!; Welcome New Volunteer & Tour Coordinator Kris Allen; Brief Reports for Events (Mommy & Me, Great Locomotive Chase 5K, Railroad Rendezvous, Polar Express Adventure, National Train Day for Autism, Grand Opening Event, 20th Annual Golf Tournament); Buy a Brick Today!; Museum Offers Great Locomotive Chase Bus Tour; and Collections Corner with Curator Jonathan Scott - Recent Acquisition.

Front Cover - Winter 2016 Southern Museum Newsletter

2016-3-Winter-VolXIII-No3

Letter from the Director - Ten Year Vision for the Museum; Trains, Trains, Trains!; Full S.T.E.A.M. ahead with new Homeschool Workshop series!; Polar Express Adventure; Report Briefs (Mommy & Me, Polar Express Adventure, Homeschool Workshop Series, Trains, Trains, Trains, Great Locomotive Chase 5K, Railroad Rendezvous); Welcome New Events Coordinator! Zack Hoopaugh; Gift-Worthy Items in the General Emporium; and Collections Corner with Archivist Dustin Klein - Letters Home (Civil War Soldiers).

2015

Front Cover - Spring 2015 Southern Museum Newsletter

2015-1-Spring-VolXII-No1

Ride a Train! - Blue Ridge Scenic Railway; From the Executive Director Richard Banz, D.Ed. - 150 year anniversary of the end of the Civil War; CURATOR’S COLUMN by Jonathan Scott - Collecting the Crescent; EVENT ARTICLES (The Kennesaw Museum Foundation Prepares for Annual Gala, 19th Annual Great Locomotive Chase Golf Tournament Set for April 27, MOMMY AND ME CALENDAR); SPECIAL EVENTS (Record Breaking Trains, Trains, Trains! Event!, National Train Day for Autism – May 9, 2015); and PHOTO GALLERY.

Front Cover - Summer 2015 Sothern Museum Newsletter

2015-2-Summer-VolXII-No2

Seeking Justice: The Leo Frank Case Revisited; From the Executive Director Richard Banz, D.Ed. - Completion of the Railroad Education Center Library and Archives; Southern Museum to Host Third Annual Railroad Rendezvous on July 18; Educational Programs at the Southern Museum; Lace Up Those Running Shoes! - Kennesaw Museum Foundation’s7th Annual Great Locomotive Chase 5K on October 3, 2015!; MOMMY AND ME CALENDAR; Southern Museum Hosts Successful National Train Day for Autism Event; Volunteer at the Southern Museum!; and PHOTO GALLERY.

Front Cover - Winter 2015 Southern Museum Newsletter

2015-3-Winter-VolXII-No3

A LETTER FROM THE DIRECTOR - Staffing Changes and Paul Chastain; Trains! Trains! Trains! Now a Two Day Event!; Meet the Staff; Report Briefs (Mommy & Me, Holiday at the Museum, Homeschool Days, Ribbon Cutting at the New Museum Research Center Facility, Railroad Rendezvous, Great Locomotive Chase 5K, Seeking Justice Exhibit, Volunteers, Museum Rentals); and Artifact Q&A with Archivist Hilary Morrish & Curator Jonathan Scott.

2014

Front Cover - Spring 2014 Southern Museum Newsletter

2014-1-Spring-VolXI-No1

March 22 Blue Ridge Scenic Railway Excursion to Benefit Kennesaw Museum Foundation; From the Executive Director Richard Banz, D.Ed. - Museum Board of Trustees; Kennesaw Museum Foundation’s 18th Annual Great Locomotive Chase Golf Tournament; CURATOR’S COLUMN - 150th Anniversary of the Civil War Battles for Big Shanty (Kennesaw); Huge Attendance for Southern Museum’s Fourth Annual “Trains, Trains, Trains”; PHOTO GALLERY; SUMMER CAMPS AT THE SOUTHERN MUSEUM, MOMMY AND ME CALENDAR, and AFFILIATE RECIPROCAL MEMBERSHIP.

Front Cover - Summer 2014 Southern Museum Newsletter

2014-2-Summer-VolXI-No2

Southern Museum to Host Second Annual Railroad Rendezvous on July 26th; From the Executive Director Richard Banz, D.Ed.- Kennesaw Museum Foundation Funding; CURATOR’S COLUMN - 1864 Exhibit; DELTIOLOGY (the hobby of collecting postcards) by Dick Hillman; MOMMY AND ME CALENDAR; EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AT THE SOUTHERN MUSEUM; and PHOTO GALLERY.

Front Cover - Winter 2014 Southern Museum Newsletter

2014-3-Winter-VolXI-No3

The Southern Museum Gears Up for Trains, Trains, Trains on January 24; From the Executive Director Richard Banz, D.Ed.- New Research Center; CURATOR’S COLUMN by Jonathan Scott - Collecting the Life’s Work of Colonel James Bogle; ARCHIVAL ARTICLES by Sallie Loy - Southern Railway Historical Association Adds Value to Southern Museum Collections and Bogle Birthday Bash; MOMMY AND ME CALENDAR; EDUCATION NEWS; The Southern Museum Remembers Charlie Bell; and PHOTO GALLERY.

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