Over Here, Over There: Long Island & the Great War Exhibit

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Name: Over Here, Over There: Long Island & the Great War Exhibit
Date: April 29, 2017 - January 27, 2018
Event Description:
The staff and board of trustees of the Suffolk County Historical Society cordially invite you to the opening reception of our new World War I centennial exhibit...

Over Here, Over There: Long Island & the Great War
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 1:00 PM
Opening Reception includes free admission & light refreshments.
Exhibit will run to January 2018.

Curated by Richard F. Welch. Exhibit Design by Richard P. Doctorow.

Commemorating the centennial of America’s entry into the First World War, this major exhibit features artifacts, maps, photographs, weaponry, posters, and more depicting Long Islanders’ experiences during the war . . . from the front lines to the home front, neutrality to belligerence, and mobilization to victory. On display in our Grand Staas Gallery through January 2018.

FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION TO ALL U.S. VETERANS FROM April 29 to May 26, 2017.

Suffolk County Historical Society Museum
300 W. Main St. Riverhead, NY 11901
Gallery Hours: Weds. - Sat., 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
631-727-2881
www.suffolkcountyhistoricalsociety.org


 
Location:
Suffolk County Historical Society Museum
300 W. Main St. Riverhead, NY 11901
Gallery Hours: Weds. - Sat., 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
631-727-2881
www.suffolkcountyhistoricalsociety.org
Date/Time Information:
April 29, 2017 - January 2018
Contact Information:
631-727-2881
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