The McConnell Center at the University of Louisville has just announced today that it will be a sponsor of Witnessing History’s newest production, Cushing of Gettysburg: the Life and Heroic Service of Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing. This is the fourth Witnessing History production that the McConnell Center has sponsored. Witnessing ... Read More »
Coming in the Spring of 2017: For the first time in more than six years, Witnessing History will return to Kentucky for an in-depth field tour of General Braxton Bragg’s invasion of the State in the early Fall of 1862. Headquartered in Lexington, the tour will follow ... Read More »
Tune in to Kentucky Educational Television during December to catch three of Witnessing History’s productions! Here is the schedule: “BOURBON AND KENTUCKY: A HISTORY DISTILLED” Wednesday, December 14 at 3:00 p.m. on KETKY Tuesday, December 27 at 10:00 p.m. on KETKY “DANIEL BOONE AND THE OPENING OF THE AMERICAN WEST” Wednesday, November 30 at 9:00 ... Read More »
Witnessing History receives Telly Award for “I remember the old home very well:” the Lincolns in Kentucky!
Witnessing History’s latest production, “I remember the old home very well: the Lincolns in Kentucky, has been awarded a 2016 Telly Award for Film/Video - TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces – “History/Biography” AND a separate award in that same category for a “Documentary” film! This is the eighth documentary film ... Read More »
George Gordon Meade: What do we really know about him? He was the commander of the Army of the Potomac and the victor of Gettysburg. But, to most people, he was also the general who "allowed" Robert E. Lee's army to escape across the Potomac River after Gettysburg; he was ... Read More »