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The Great War: From Ration Lines to the Front Lines

  • Venue: The History Center
  • Dates: January 27, 2016 - December 31, 2016
  • Address: 302 East Berry Street Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • Times: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Admission: Adults $6, Seniors $4, Youth $4 Ages 2 and under FREE
  • Phone: 260-481-0777
  • Website: Visit Website
  • Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
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The Great War: From Ration Lines to the Front Lines

The History Center will host The Great War: From Ration Lines to the Front Lines, one of the Indiana Historical Society's (IHS) newest traveling exhibitions, January 30-February 29, 2016.

The exhibit explores the roots of WWI, Ameria's entrance into the war, Indian's participation in and contributions to the war effort, the evolution of warfare, the role of Hoosier women both at home and abroad, Germans in Indiana, efforts for lasting peace, the construction of the American legion building and the Indiana War Memorial and More. The exhibit will be supplemented with local artifacts, documents and images from the History Center's historical collection.

The exhibition will be on display at the History Center located at 302 E. Berry Street in downtown Fort Wayne, open Monday-Friday 10am-5pm and Saturday 12-5pm

 

 

 

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