Monthly Archives: November 2012

President Truman in Dayton

The final installment of the DDN Presidential Series is the 33rd President of the United States, Harry Truman. President Truman’s legacy has gone through an evolution since he left office in 1953. His approval rating was in the low 20% … Continue reading

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61st OVI on the Move

During October 1862,¬†Robert Patterson and the 61st OVI, were stationed near Washington, D.C., as part of a force under Major General Nathaniel P. Banks assigned to protect the capital.¬† On November 1, 1862, the 61st OVI moved through Thorofare Gap … Continue reading

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