The James A Ramage Civil War Museum Presents:
Character Makes the Man The Story of the Kentucky Military Institute: 1845-1971

When: June 25, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm

Where: Fort Wright City Building,  409 Kyles Lane,  Fort Wright, KY 41011

Ken Harper, KMI class of 1948, will introduce the film and answer questions afterward.

The film is 56 minutes long.

This documentary explores the 126 year history of the nation’s oldest private preparatory military school and the strong legacy it left behind. Politicians such as Henry Clay praised the school and sent his own son. Its diverse alumni include Confederate General Robert F. Hoke, former Kentucky Governor John Y. Brown, actors Victor Mature and Jim Bachus, NASCAR driver Danny Sullivan, and others.

The film is narrated by Nick Clooney. Executive producers are Ken Harper, Bill Vermillion, Roger Cole.

Donation $ 5.00, $ 4.00 for members

Proceeds benefit the James A. Ramage Civil War Museum.

For more information please contact Kathleen Romero at 859-331-2499, email us at, or message us on Facebook.


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