|Vendor Application for the Battle of Prairie DeAnn Reenactment on April 12, 2014|
The vendor application form is now available for civic groups and businesses interested in attending this event. Sign up today!
In April, Nevada County will witness the sesquicentennial anniversary of three Civil War battles: the Battle of Elkinís Ferry, the Battle of Prairie DeAnn, and the Battle of Moscow. We, at the Nevada County Depot and Museum, are committed to preserving and sharing the history of Nevada County and the Camden Expedition. Please share documents, photographs, and information about your ancestors who fought in or witnessed this portion of the Camden Expedition. We will place these records in the museum to further the scholarly research of this county. Forward to email@example.com or mail to 403 West First Street South Prescott AR, 71857. Please include a statement confirming your information and authorizing its use. Thank you for sharing with us the history of Nevada County.
|Prairie DeAnn Reenactment Website|
Visit www.prairiedeann.weebly.com for updates on the reenactment in April!
|Advanced Ticket Information for the Sesquicentennial Reenacment on April 12, 2014|
Buy tickets for the Sesquicentennial coming up in April! The Battle of Prairie DeAnn Reenactment is scheduled to take place April 12th, 2014 from 10 am to 3 pm in Prescott, AR with the actual reenactment taking place at 1 pm.
While the Depot makes preparations to take electronic ticket purchases, for now please send a check or money order to:
Nevada County Depot and Museum
403 West First Street South
Prescott, Arkansas 71857
Please include your name, number, how many tickets you will need, if you are purchasing adult or child tickets, and you can either send a self-addressed envelope for the tickets or we will hold them for you to pick up when you arrive. Advance tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children (14 and under). At the gate, the prices will be $25 and $15 respectively. If you have any questions or comments, please call the director at 870.887.5821
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The Nevada County Depot and Museum will be open Monday through Friday from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm except when the City of Prescott offices are closed. If you need to visit at some other time, please call us at 870-887-5821 and leave a message. We will be happy to set up a more convenient time for you.
|Join or Renew Your Membership|
Print a membership form. Contributions go toward operations, maintenance of the building, preservation of artifacts, expansion and cataloging of the exhibits, and work on the history of the County.
|List of Biographies in the Old Section of the DeAnn Cemetery|
As part of the application to place the old section of the DeAnn Cemetery on the National Register of Historical Places, Peggy Lloyd, curator of the Nevada County Depot and Museum prepared biographies on over 200 persons. Those biographies are searchable through the musem's web site at http://www.depotmuseum.org ("List and Resources" then "Biographies"). The entire document is available online in PDF format (153,949 bytes).