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Deer Park Public Library

Posted on: November 2, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Featured Friday: Your Needs Come Last: The Miserable War

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November 11, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.  Professor Paul McCree, a professor of history at San Jacinto College, will look at the uniforms and equipment of United States forces in the Great War. It will show the realistic conditions of the trenches and how this impacted the veterans.  He will have several artifacts from the war to view and will discuss the positives and negatives of the equipment in the cold wet mud of Europe. Join us on November 16 for Professor McCree’s presentation. His presentation will begin at 11 AM in the library’s meeting room. 

This presentation is the latest installment in the library’s Featured Friday series. These monthly programs offer a variety of lectures, movies and special programs of cultural, historical and local interest.

Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Deer Park Public Library. No registration is required and all are welcome to attend. There is no admission fee. The library is located at 3009 Center St., Deer Park, TX 77536.

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