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Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
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McLean County Home Front During World War I with Bill Kemp

Date & Time
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost
free
Location
206 W College Ave, Normal, Illinois, 61761
Phone
309-452-1757
The “Great War” involved a host of home front activities, including war bond drives, food conservation efforts, shipments of Red Cross supplies, parades, and public gatherings to sing patriotic songs. There was also a dark side to the war, including the suppression of the large local German community. Bill Kemp presenting.