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Johnnies, Tommies and Sammies World War I and America Exhibit Opener

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 3/5/2017
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:30 PM
Description:
 Slated by the Library of Congress to be one of two presentations for 2017, William Brooks, Professor of Music from the University of York, UK and five other historians bring Johnnies, Tommies and Sammies: Music and the WWI Alliance, a musical event about the contribution that music played in bringing the Allied forces together. This program is part of World War I and America, 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. Generously sponsored by local restaurants: Jimmy John's, Burger 21, Papa Joe's, White Castle and Fire Grill Pizza and Cheese Steaks. (Outreach Services Program)

Location: Room 104-Meeting Room
Other Information:
 Menu: Jimmy Johns- Assorted Sandwiches
Burger 21- Assorted Sliders
Papa Joe's - Pasta Dish and Cheese Pizzas
White Castle - 100 Hamburgers
Fire Grill CheeseSteaks - CheeseSteak Sandwiches and Fries
Bottles Water
Contact: Outreach Services
Contact Number: 708-428-5115
Presenter: Dr. William Brooks and Companies