Caldwell County, Ky. Fifth Grades
Pennyrile Forest State Park October 6, 2011
This Historical Living-Learning Program, based on the history of Caldwell County, Ky.
is held annually at Pennyrile Forest State Park near Dawson Springs, Ky. Along with day
long hands-on activities, ie: corn grinding, corn bread making, churning buttermilk, etc. After
dark these activities give way to skits portraying the early inhabitants of Caldwell County, Ky.
Below are photos of some of the people involved bringing living history to these students.
William & Elizabeth Prince
aka Ken & Peggy Gilkey
British Soldier (French Indian War) aka Miles Ward
John Caldwell & wife
aka Spencer & Linda Brewer
Confederate Soldier aka Robert Ward
Confederate Soldier Richard Byard
Nannie Catlett aka Cecelia Hutchinson
U. S. Marine & Merriwether Lewis
aka Lt Colonel Roger Mitchell & Jay Parrent
George Rogers Clark & Confederate Soldier
aka Bill Perry & Robert Ward
Jacob Moris and dau.-- Early Caldwell Co. Settlers
aka Joel Goodaker & dau. Lesley Goodaker
Daniel & Rebecca Boone
aka Mr & Mrs Richard Grainger