Stidger Foundation wishes to announce that a Grant application has recently been sent in to the National Trust for Historic Preservation for a Grant to begin work on the Stidger house restoration. This is a long process and we may not hear anything for 8-10 weeks. We will try to keep you updated as soon […]
Stidger Foundation was just given permission to install a Bronze Plaque close to Stidger house on Hwy 44. This Historical Marker will provide information on Stidger and his history. The location will be announced as soon as the bronze plaque is built. This plaque comes at a cost of $3000.00 to the foundation and THANKS […]
***NOTE – DATE CHANGE*** The Spencer County Historical Society will be hosting guest speaker Kent Stevens at the Spencer County Library on Thursday November 1st at 7:00 pm. Kent Stevens will be sharing stories about growing up in the thriving, small town of Van Buren, KY, which is now under Taylorsville Lake. Please join us!
This update is being provided to give all interested persons in the progress of the rebuilding of the 1830’s home of the Union spy, Felix Grundy Stidger. The home was originally listed on the National Register of Historic Places in February, 2016. Work has continued in different areas since. Among these are repairs to the […]