Ushers Ferry Historic Village

History for Lunch: From the Archives

Location: Ushers Ferry
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
5925 Seminole Valley Trl NE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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Bring your lunch and join Ann Cejka the last Friday of each month to dig into the Ushers Ferry archives and examine original and rarely seen documents.

Hear the stories we never get a chance to tell including Civil War letters from the Usher family collection, the role Iowa's volunteers played in the western theater as they fought their way through Missouri and Arkansas, and the 1st Iowa Calvary's run-in with General Custer! For questions or comments please contact Ushers Ferry at 286-5763.