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Civil War exhibit continues at Nevada City’s Rood Center

"California and the Civil War," a history exhibit by Richard Hurley and TJ Meekins, authors of "Queen of the Northern Mines," continues at the Rood Center during the month of July.

Panels illustrated with fine art, photos, and maps trace the political history of American California from the Mexican War to the War Between the States. Portraits of soldiers and statesmen round out the exhibit, with music covers and fashion plates of the era. Appropriate for teens and up.

The Rood Government Center, 950 Maidu Drive in Nevada City, is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The free exhibit begins on the second floor.