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  • Dayton

Hollywood and the Homefront: Tinsel Town’s Contribution to WWII

During World War II, the War Department realized the importance of not only keeping up the morale of America’s fighting forces abroad, but the morale of those at home. The result was an unprecedented push by Hollywood to contribute morale-building war dramas, troop entertainment, and training films to the war effort. Special radio programs, documentary […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Thursday
    November 8, 2018
  • Where
  • Dayton Memorial Library
    111 S. 3rd St.
    Dayton, WA 99328 United States
  • November 8
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  • Port Angeles

Coming Home: How the Humanities Helps Soldiers Find Meaning After War

What is the true nature of war, and how does the experience of war affect the human heart? How have the myths and realities of combat, and the invisible wounds of war, been portrayed over the ages? This talk shares stories of the men and women who signed up to serve during the wars in […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Thursday
    November 8, 2018
  • Where
  • Port Angeles Main Library
    2210 S. Peabody St.
    Port Angeles, WA 98362 United States
  • November 8
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  • Wenatchee

Diamonds in the Ether: Tuning In To Northwest Radio History

Look—and listen—back to the people, stations, and stories that made radio broadcasting a vital part of the culture of the Pacific Northwest. Innovations in technology, programming, and business as far back as the 1920s made radio in this remote corner a little bit different than the rest of the United States, and connected the people […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Thursday
    November 8, 2018
  • Where
  • Wenatchee Public Library
    310 Douglas Street
    Wenatchee, WA 98801 United States
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