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WWI and America Exhibition Celebration with guest lecture by Dr. Chelsea Schields

The celebration reception features a buffet lunch and “Defining the Nation: Gender, Race and Belonging in World War I” with guest lecturer Chelsea Schields.

The exhibit continues during regular library hours through Feb. 28. “WWI and America,” a traveling exhibition of World War I documents, images and interpretive texts, is a two-year national initiative of the Library of America presented in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the National World War I Museum and Memorial, and other organizations, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Also on display are selections from the College's Hess Archives highlighting student, faculty and community attitudes toward and participation in the war.

All are welcome!

Questions? Contact Rachel Grove Rohrbaugh at 717-361-1506 or grover@etown.edu.

Date:
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
High Library - Winters Alcove
Categories:
WWI Exhibit Programming