Stories tagged with: Stone Academy Museum

February 9, 2015 - 8:34am
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"College Goal Sunday" at Zane State

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - Zane State University participated in the state wide "College Goal Sunday", a free event presented by the Ohio Association of Student and Financial Aid Administrators. At the event volunteers assisted students and parents in completing their free application for federal student aid.

Black History Month at Stone Academy...

December 14, 2013 - 6:47pm
2 years 36 weeks ago

Locals visited some of the most historical sites in Zanesville as a part of the Putnam Holiday Open House.

More than a dozen historical sites and local businesses participated in the open house that will continue on Sunday. Visitors are able to speak with local historians about the founding of this area and its immense significance. Director of the Fine Arts and Historical Society of Muskingum County, Jim Geyer gave the public a detailed history of the Stone Academy.


April 13, 2013 - 1:36pm
3 years 19 weeks ago

The Stone Academy Historic Site and Museum is temporarily displaying historical photos and artifacts that were displayed at the John McIntire Library during last months 100 year commemoration.

"It is the first of a two step process. It is a temporary display, but we hope to make it into a permanent display upstairs when we get some more funding," said Jim Geyer, Pioneer Historical Society Director of Museums.

The museum will also be showing a video and slideshow that...

September 26, 2010 - 7:24pm
5 years 48 weeks ago

The public is learning more about the life of a man and his appleseeds.

As a part of the Zanesville 1810 Project Lecture Series, Professor William Kerrigan spoke at the Stone Academy Museum Sunday afternoon to discuss his research about the legend of John Chapman, or who is popularly referred to as Johnny Appleseed.

The public was invited to attend the lecture free of charge.

Professor Kerrigan says the American pioneer was an innovative man who realized the importance of...

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