Sherman Family Reunion
April 23, 2017 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
A recreation of an 1877 open house
$20 tickets must be purchased in advance
Sponsored by the Des Moines Women's Club
In celebration of the lives and home of one of 1880’s most prominent Des Moines families, the Des Moines Women’s Club is hosting a Hoyt Sherman Family Reunion the afternoon of Sunday, April 23, 2017. Join Major Hoyt and Sara Sherman, along with family friend Major Samuel Byers and Hoyt’s equally famous brothers Lampson and General William Tecumseh Sherman, as they reflect on their Ohio childhood, early adult life, Civil War successes and Des Moines’ progress.
Hoyt and Sara will be entertaining throughout their celebrated historic mansion from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Plan to join them for refreshments, reflections, and revelry at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines’ Sherman Hill neighborhood, 1501 Woodland Avenue, 50309. Purchase tickets below.