1910-1919

1911

Lebanon’s Sesquicentennial was an occasion for elaborate celebration with parades, orations, singing, sports, dancing, a clambake and fireworks. The village was decorated with bunting and flags to celebrate’ the Fourth of July and the town’s 150th anniversary.

1917

On April 6, 1917 the United States declared war on Germany. There were 373 from Lebanon who served in World War I, and 11 of those died in service. Townspeople found Armistice Day, 1918 an occasion for thankfulness and joyful celebration.

1918

The Carter Community Building was built by Mr. & Mrs. William Carter in 1918 and was turned over to the community for the use of the young people of Lebanon. The building’s facilities have been used continually by various organizations over the years. (F-8)

Previous: 1900-1909
Next: 1920-1929

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close