Our Staff

Our Learning Center is staffed by educated and knowledgeable “Living Historians” , Educators & interns; providing in-depth conversation of stories, facts and histories regarding our exhibit and collection.

Many of our Living historians are educated in specialized areas, covering a wide range of topics.


  • Our staff of Living Historians are usually found wearing their period uniform or dress; and they can answer, demonstrate most any topic of discussion.


  • You will find our staff to be professional, polite and knowledgeable and will be very involved in helping you, our guest(s) and visitor(s); understand the historical periods we present and demonstrate.

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  • Many of our Civil War staff are also members of Veteran organizations, descendant organizations, historical societies….Several are members of the Sons of Union Veterans and the Sons of Confederate Veterans….Several of our staff are involved in Reenacting, and are members of the Buffalo Civil War Round Table….and most importantly many of our members are involved in Civil War Preservation, with C.A.M.P. and the Civil War Trust

Echoes Through Time

3 days 10 hours ago

Did you know ….Part 10…In 1892, Clara Barton shared a poem she had written about women during the Civil War when she spoke at a meeting of the National Woman’s Relief Corps. She paid tribute to the women who came alongside the soldiers and surgeons in a traditional and non-traditional…