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In Their Own Words: German Americans During the WWI Era

  • Oshkosh Public Library (map)

The Winnebago County Historical and Archaeological Society presents a lecture on “German Americans in the World War I Era” by Antje Petty on Monday, November 5 at 6:00 pm in the lower level meeting room of the Oshkosh Public Library. Admission is free and all are welcome.

Drawing on the rich resources of the Max Kade Institute Library and Archives at UW-Madison, this presentation showcases German-language newspapers, magazines, books, and other materials that were printed in the United States in the World War I era. Get a glimpse of how German-Americans saw world events and their own position in American society in the years before, during, and after America and Germany fought against each other in the Great War. 

Earlier Event: October 14
2018 Annual Membership Meeting
Later Event: November 10
Deck the Morgan Halls Day 1