The Business of War
Exhibit opens January 27, 2019 and will be on display through December 31, 2019. The Business of War exhibit will discuss how private businesses adapted to a war economy and contributed to or detracted from the war effort in their Union or Confederate sphere of influence. The exhibit will focus on businesses that worked with their respective governments and how that relationship helped or hurt both parties. Special attention will be paid to companies that have stood the test of time and continue to operate to this day.