History

UDC in front of cabinHistory is a big part of the heritage in Cowan and the surrounding areas.

Cowan Railroad Museum showcases the history of the railroad in South Central Tennessee.

History of the “War Between the States” will be provided by members of The United Daughters of the Confederacy, Kirby-Smith Chapter 327, Sewanee, TN., and Sons of the Confederate Veterans, M/G Benjamin F. Cheathum, Cap 72, (Manchester, TN.)

Period dress will be worn by the Daughters for the festival.  Several programs will be provided to demonstrate children’s activities, games and dress attire during “The War”.  Children’s participation will be a part of the programs. Civil War Flags

Sons of the Confederate Veterans will also be in period dress.

Demonstrations will also include Vintage Farm Machinery & Implements, and more.