A glimpse of history portrayed in Cheney
Last updated 6/2/2022 at 12:46pm
CHENEY – Locals and visitors alike came from all over to watch the recreation of a piece of American history at the Spokane Civil War Reenactment over the Memorial Day Weekend in Cheney.
Lillian Applington portrayed a typical housewife taking care of her children, who were also dressed in timely attire to demonstrate what a typical home would look like during the Civil War.
Applington said her interest in the era of time began when she was 12-years-old while watching a Ken Burns documentary called "The Civil War." She's played a part in the reenactment for more than 25 years.
"This is pre...