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The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial

address  100 W. 26th St.
 Kansas City, MO  64108
phone (816) 784-1918
hours Tue.-Sun.: 10 am-5 pm; Memorial Day-Labor Day: Daily 10 am-5 pm
parking Free parking on south side of complex
general adm $8; $7 seniors; $4 children 6-11; free for children under 6

Love and Death in the Great War

Love and Death in the Great War

Americans often heard the tale of their nation’s entry into the war told as a love story. Fighting promised to stir “khaki-mad” passions in young women and bolstered romantic credibility to the doughboy. Join historian and author of Love and Death in the Great War, Andrew Huebner, as he explores this idea through Missourians Mae and Eliga Dees, suggesting a different tale of war, challenging the romantic ideals of American wartime culture. Book signing to follow lecture. FREE with RSVP | J.C. Nichols Auditorium
History;Museum;World War I;WWI
Price: Free with RSVP
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 • Tue 7/10/18 at 6:30pm