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Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Tuesday, November 01, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Tuesday, November 01, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Tuesday, November 01, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Tuesday, November 01, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Tuesday, November 01, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Tuesday, November 01, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Wednesday, November 02, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Wednesday, November 02, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Wednesday, November 02, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Wednesday, November 02, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Wednesday, November 02, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Wednesday, November 02, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Pope Giacomo Della Chiesa in the World of the Useless Massacre
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016 - Saturday, November 05, 2016

A staunch defender of peace and known for his appeals against the First World War, Benedict XV will star in the international conference of Historical Studies "Pope Giacomo Della Chiesa in the world of the useless massacre" to be held in Bologna, 3 to 5 November. The event, included as part of the commemorative events for the Centenary of the First World War, was organized by the Foundation for religious sciences John XXIII, promoted by the Prime Minister's Office, Archdiocese of Bologna, with the contribution of the Foundation Carisbo and the Emilia Romagna region and Valeur. Inaugurating the meeting, at 15:30 on ...
Contact: anniversarinazionali@governo.it
Archiginnasio of Bologna

Bologna,

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

Kentucky's Flying Aces
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016

January 2016 – Aviation Museum: Lexington, KY The Aviation Museum of Kentucky has a display on aviation fighter “aces” from Kentucky.  These pilots shot down at least five of the enemy to earn this description. There is also a presentation on these pilots, which we have presented as an outreach program for the museum.  There is also an aircraft restorer in the state that has a flying Curtiss “Jenny”, one of the very, very few that flies, and a type of plane that was one of the few American-built aircraft that had an effect on the aviation portion of the ...
Contact: jrm@aviationky.org
Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Lexington, KY

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Pope Giacomo Della Chiesa in the World of the Useless Massacre
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016 - Saturday, November 05, 2016

A staunch defender of peace and known for his appeals against the First World War, Benedict XV will star in the international conference of Historical Studies "Pope Giacomo Della Chiesa in the world of the useless massacre" to be held in Bologna, 3 to 5 November. The event, included as part of the commemorative events for the Centenary of the First World War, was organized by the Foundation for religious sciences John XXIII, promoted by the Prime Minister's Office, Archdiocese of Bologna, with the contribution of the Foundation Carisbo and the Emilia Romagna region and Valeur. Inaugurating the meeting, at 15:30 on ...
Contact: anniversarinazionali@governo.it
Archiginnasio of Bologna

Bologna,

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

World War I Commemoration
Dates: Friday, November 04, 2016 05:00pm - 07:00pm

Honor the men and women of Madison County who served in World War One by attending a commemoration event. 5PM Welcome by Dr. Michael Birdwell, Tennessee Great War Commission Chair. Remarks by Jackson City Mayor Jerry Gist, Madison County Mayor Jimmy Harris, and a French Representative. 5:30 Scottish Bagpipe 5:35 The Paccard Carillon by Alice-Catherine Carls 5:45 Carillon Concert by Kathleen Huneycutt, Carillonneur 6:00 Reception, Memorial Hall
Contact:
First Presbyterian Church

Jackson, TN

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Pope Giacomo Della Chiesa in the World of the Useless Massacre
Dates: Thursday, November 03, 2016 - Saturday, November 05, 2016

A staunch defender of peace and known for his appeals against the First World War, Benedict XV will star in the international conference of Historical Studies "Pope Giacomo Della Chiesa in the world of the useless massacre" to be held in Bologna, 3 to 5 November. The event, included as part of the commemorative events for the Centenary of the First World War, was organized by the Foundation for religious sciences John XXIII, promoted by the Prime Minister's Office, Archdiocese of Bologna, with the contribution of the Foundation Carisbo and the Emilia Romagna region and Valeur. Inaugurating the meeting, at 15:30 on ...
Contact: anniversarinazionali@governo.it
Archiginnasio of Bologna

Bologna,

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

Silent Night
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016

Based on the powerful true story of the Christmas truce during World War I between German, French and British soldiers. Won the Pulitzer prize for music in 2012. This is the debut of this production of Silent Night in the United States. For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.atlantaopera.org/calendar/view.aspx?pid=62346335
Contact: 404-881-8885
Cobb Energy Centre

Atlanta, GA

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

World War I Symposium
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016 08:30am - 01:30pm

8:30 am Registration/Welcome 9:00 Welcome and Recognitions - Andy Pouncey 9:10 “Herbert Hoover, the US Food Administration, and Dr. J. A. H. Morgan” 10:15 "Old Hickory Powder Plant in World War I" with Dr. Tara Mielnik 11:20 "Black Communities in Tennessee" with Professor Linda Wynn 12:15pm Period Trains Exhibit with Jimmy Bailey, Richard Gonzales, Andy Pouncey 1:00 “The Trains of Tennessee in the Great War" with Richard Gonzales 1:30 Military Exhibit/Reenactment with Tim Poole
Contact:
Casey Jones Railroad Museum

Jackson, TN

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels, Commemoration & Memorial Events

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Pritzker Military Museum & Library Liberty Gala
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016 06:00pm

The 2016 Liberty Gala, chaired by Senator Elizabeth Dole, will be held Saturday, November 5, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. at the Hilton Chicago. This special evening celebrates and supports the work of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library and honors the men and women of the U.S. Armed forces, past and present. Highlights of the evening include the presentation of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing to Hew Strachan, a festive Cocktail Reception, exciting Dinner and Programs hosted by Stacey Baca, a Live Auction with special items, and an After-Party featuring music and ...
Contact: https://www.pritzkermilitary.org/events/liberty-gala/2016-liberty-gala/
Pritzker Military Museum and Library

Chicago, IL

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

Atlanta Opera to perform Pulitzer Prize-winning “Silent Night,” the true story of a World War I Christmas truce
Dates: Saturday, November 05, 2016 08:00pm

Atlanta Opera to perform Pulitzer Prize-winning “Silent Night,” the true story of a World War I Christmas truce Presentations November 5, 8, 11 and 13 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Free tickets to Veterans Day performance available for all active military and veterans The Atlanta Opera presents Silent Night, a story of the historic, spontaneous Christmas truce between French, Scottish and German soldiers during World War I, in the North American debut of a new production. The Pulitizer Prize-winning opera (in 2012, for music) by composer Kevin Puts and librettist Mark Campbell is based on the Oscar-nominated 2005 film Joyeux Noël. Both the opera and the film ...
Contact: Telephone patron services: 404-881-8885
Cobb Energy Centre

Atlanta, GA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Living History Performance
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016 02:00pm

LIVING HISTORY PERFORMANCE 2:00 PM Welcome by the Hon. Tommy Moore 2:15PM Dresden's First Volunteer -- Lieutenant Herbert J. Jones – A Short Play
Contact:
Dresden Courthouse

Dresden, TN

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels, Performances & Creative Exhibition

Heaven, Hell, or Hoboken: Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of World War I
Dates: Sunday, November 06, 2016 03:00pm

DESCRIPTION: Hoboken Historical Museum's World War 1 Commemorative Lecture Series featuring a wide array of acclaimed scholars and historians. Lectures are scheduled for August 21, 2016 through May 7, 2017 at the Hoboken Historical Museum. NOTE: All lectures will be on Sundays at 4 p.m. 2016 DATES 1) August 21, Chad Millman, The Detonators. Topic: The Black Tom explosion 2) September 11, Howard Blum, Dark Invasion: 1915: Germany's Secret War and the Hunt for the First Terrorist Cell in America. Topic: German sabotage in NY Harbor 3) October 16: Thomas Fleming, The Illusion of Victory: America in WWI Topic: Propaganda ...
Contact: 201.656.2240 or info@hobokenmuseum.org
Hoboken Historical Museum

Hoboken, NJ

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Monday, November 07, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Monday, November 07, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Monday, November 07, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Monday, November 07, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Monday, November 07, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Monday, November 07, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Monday, November 07, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Monday, November 07, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Silent Night
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Based on the powerful true story of the Christmas truce during World War I between German, French and British soldiers. Won the Pulitzer prize for music in 2012. This is the debut of this production of Silent Night in the United States. For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.atlantaopera.org/calendar/view.aspx?pid=62346335
Contact: 404-881-8885
Cobb Energy Centre

Atlanta, GA

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Atlanta Opera to perform Pulitzer Prize-winning “Silent Night,” the true story of a World War I Christmas truce
Dates: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 08:00pm

Atlanta Opera to perform Pulitzer Prize-winning “Silent Night,” the true story of a World War I Christmas truce Presentations November 5, 8, 11 and 13 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Free tickets to Veterans Day performance available for all active military and veterans The Atlanta Opera presents Silent Night, a story of the historic, spontaneous Christmas truce between French, Scottish and German soldiers during World War I, in the North American debut of a new production. The Pulitizer Prize-winning opera (in 2012, for music) by composer Kevin Puts and librettist Mark Campbell is based on the Oscar-nominated 2005 film Joyeux Noël. Both the opera and the film ...
Contact: Telephone patron services: 404-881-8885
Cobb Energy Centre

Atlanta, GA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

The Lafayette Escadrille: A talk presented by Mark C. Wilkins
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016 12:00pm

Discover more about the brave American men who volunteered to fly with the French Air Service during World War I in what became known as the Lafayette Escadrille at a FREE lecture at the College Park Aviation Museum. The technology (aircraft) and tactics of the period will also be explored as part of the talk. The lecture will be held on Wednesday, November 9 at Noon as part of the museum’s ongoing Brown Bag Lunch program. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lunch to eat during this special one-hour presentation. The museum provides FREE cookies.The lecture is being presented ...
Contact: andrea.tracey@pgparks.com
College Park Aviation Museum

College Park, MD

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Ready to Serve: Unknown Stories of 64 WWI Nurses
Dates: Wednesday, November 09, 2016 07:00pm

Ready to serve is created from letters the nurses sent home from France. They speak of wounded doughboys who needed the skilled care a trained nurse could administer. One nurse wrote home saying, "I may forget the names, but I will remember the faces of those brave lads forever." In 1917 Johns Hopkins Base Hospital 18 accompanied the first American Army troops to France. The 64 nurses included in the staff were all graduates of the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD. In their northern location, the Johns Hopkins Base Hospital 18 faced punishing cold weather which froze medicines and stressed ...
Contact: EllouiseSchoettler@gmail.com
Washington County Library

Hagerstown, MD

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Johns Creek Veterans Association observance of the Marine Corps Birthday
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016

Johns Creek Veterans Association observance of the Marine Corps Birthday
Contact:

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Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

The Home of the Free, Because of the Brave!
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016 08:00am

Keynote Speaker: Brigadier General William J. Walker, Commander - Land Component Command, DC Army National Guard Walker leads units assigned and attached to the DC Army National Guard and ensures that the DC Joint Task Force effectively responds to DC and federal missions in support of homeland defense, national security and disasters. A highly decorated officer, Walker served in army intelligence for years, including in Afghanistan, and in 2014 retired from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. The event also features the Howard University USAF ROTC Color Guard, a variety of patriotic musical entertainment, and a celebration of the U.S. Marine Corps birthday!
Contact: Melinda Malico: melinda.malico@ed.gov
LBJ Auditorium

Austin, TX

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

2016 Columbus Veterans Day Parade
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016 12:00pm - 02:00pm

This year's parade participate will include a float to commemorate the centennial of World War I. The 2016 float theme is "Columbia Calls" and will feature a Red Cross nurse and doughboy as they prepare to follow Columbia into the war "over there."
Contact: Becki Trivison: rtrivison@ohiohistory.org
Downtown Columbus

Columbus, OH

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Thursday, November 10, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Kentucky's Flying Aces
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016

January 2016 – Aviation Museum: Lexington, KY The Aviation Museum of Kentucky has a display on aviation fighter “aces” from Kentucky.  These pilots shot down at least five of the enemy to earn this description. There is also a presentation on these pilots, which we have presented as an outreach program for the museum.  There is also an aircraft restorer in the state that has a flying Curtiss “Jenny”, one of the very, very few that flies, and a type of plane that was one of the few American-built aircraft that had an effect on the aviation portion of the ...
Contact: jrm@aviationky.org
Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Lexington, KY

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Silent Night
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016

Based on the powerful true story of the Christmas truce during World War I between German, French and British soldiers. Won the Pulitzer prize for music in 2012. This is the debut of this production of Silent Night in the United States. For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.atlantaopera.org/calendar/view.aspx?pid=62346335
Contact: 404-881-8885
Cobb Energy Centre

Atlanta, GA

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Veterans Day at the Sgt. York Historic State Park
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 - Sunday, November 13, 2016

Friday, November 11th : 11 AM to 12:30 PM  Veterans Day Program in the red barn at the Sgt. York Park organized by the Sgt. York Patriotic Foundation 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM WWI Living History Programming in the Trenches organized by TN State Parks along with WWI Airplanes flying over the trenches and set up for Air Show 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM Private meet and greet with York children/grandchildren for reenactors only 6:00 PM Screening of the Sergeant York Movie in the red barn   Saturday, November 12th 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM Donuts available in red barn to reenactors and volunteers 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM  Living history program ...
Contact:
Sgt. Alvin C. York Historic State Park

Pall Mall, TN

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels, Commemoration & Memorial Events

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

WWI Veterans Graves Recognition
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

This event will mark the graves of North Texas WWI veterans.
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Greenwood Funeral Homes

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Letters from War
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 07:00pm - 09:00pm

This Veterans Day, celebrate American service and sacrifice at the National Cathedral. The United States Marine Orchestra and Washington National Cathedral Choir will honor veterans in a moving musical tribute, and we'll hear stories from our military's men and women that explore the sacrifices made by our servicemembers and their families, and the lasting spiritual impacts of war. This is a free event but registration is required (see link above).
Contact: https://tix.cathedral.org/TheatreManager/1/online?performance=12201
National Cathedral

Washington, DC

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

Atlanta Opera to perform Pulitzer Prize-winning “Silent Night,” the true story of a World War I Christmas truce
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 08:00pm

Atlanta Opera to perform Pulitzer Prize-winning “Silent Night,” the true story of a World War I Christmas truce Presentations November 5, 8, 11 and 13 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Free tickets to Veterans Day performance available for all active military and veterans The Atlanta Opera presents Silent Night, a story of the historic, spontaneous Christmas truce between French, Scottish and German soldiers during World War I, in the North American debut of a new production. The Pulitizer Prize-winning opera (in 2012, for music) by composer Kevin Puts and librettist Mark Campbell is based on the Oscar-nominated 2005 film Joyeux Noël. Both the opera and the film ...
Contact: Telephone patron services: 404-881-8885
Cobb Energy Centre

Atlanta, GA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Veterans Day at the Sgt. York Historic State Park
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 - Sunday, November 13, 2016

Friday, November 11th : 11 AM to 12:30 PM  Veterans Day Program in the red barn at the Sgt. York Park organized by the Sgt. York Patriotic Foundation 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM WWI Living History Programming in the Trenches organized by TN State Parks along with WWI Airplanes flying over the trenches and set up for Air Show 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM Private meet and greet with York children/grandchildren for reenactors only 6:00 PM Screening of the Sergeant York Movie in the red barn   Saturday, November 12th 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM Donuts available in red barn to reenactors and volunteers 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM  Living history program ...
Contact:
Sgt. Alvin C. York Historic State Park

Pall Mall, TN

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels, Commemoration & Memorial Events

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

"Great War Encampment" WW1 Living History Event
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 09:00am - 04:30pm

Visitors to the Illinois state Military Museum can get a first-hand look into life on the Western Front at the Illinois State Military Museum on Saturday, November 12. There will be a recreated trench, complete will real and replicated WW1 artifacts, on the museum grounds populated by uniformed Living Historians. These re-enactors will show how soldiers lived and fought in the trenches of France, as well as fight in a re-enacted battle, demonstrating to visitors combat techniques and milliard equipment from the era.  There will also be talks on how Illinois units and the Illinois National Guard trained and fought in ...
Contact:
Illinois State Military Museum

Springfield, IL

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Family Ties: Remembering World War I
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm

Have a relative that served in WWI?  Family stories about living through the war?  Make sure your history is part of Alexandria’s memory! Bring your family heirloom and stories for a history “show-and-tell” co-sponsored by the Alexandria Library and Office of Historic Alexandria. Oral historians will be on hand to document the objects and stories as part of the City’s oral history archive. Participants should arrive a few minutes early to complete consent forms. All are welcome to come and enjoy local history through the perspective of fellow residents.   
Contact: Michele Longo: 703-746-4739
Barrett Branch Library

Alexandria, VA

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

The 80th Division Prepares for War - A Training Trench Highlight Tour
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 11:00am

During the Civil War, 9 1/2 months of trench warfare devastated the landscape around Petersburg, Virginia. In June 1917, fifty-two years later, the War Department broke ground on a tract of land on that old battlefield to train soldiers for the horrors of trench warfare on the Western Front of Europe. Camp Lee, Virginia would become one of the largest military cantonments to be built during the war, and over 35,000 square feet of training trenches were dug here. Join us for a one-hour long, one-mile round-trip Ranger led hike to explore the history of Camp Lee, the 80th Division, ...
Contact: https://www.nps.gov/pete/index.htm
Petersburg National Battlefield

Petersburg, VA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Saturday, November 12, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Silent Night
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016

Based on the powerful true story of the Christmas truce during World War I between German, French and British soldiers. Won the Pulitzer prize for music in 2012. This is the debut of this production of Silent Night in the United States. For tickets and more information, please visit: http://www.atlantaopera.org/calendar/view.aspx?pid=62346335
Contact: 404-881-8885
Cobb Energy Centre

Atlanta, GA

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Veterans Day at the Sgt. York Historic State Park
Dates: Friday, November 11, 2016 - Sunday, November 13, 2016

Friday, November 11th : 11 AM to 12:30 PM  Veterans Day Program in the red barn at the Sgt. York Park organized by the Sgt. York Patriotic Foundation 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM WWI Living History Programming in the Trenches organized by TN State Parks along with WWI Airplanes flying over the trenches and set up for Air Show 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM Private meet and greet with York children/grandchildren for reenactors only 6:00 PM Screening of the Sergeant York Movie in the red barn   Saturday, November 12th 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM Donuts available in red barn to reenactors and volunteers 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM  Living history program ...
Contact:
Sgt. Alvin C. York Historic State Park

Pall Mall, TN

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels, Commemoration & Memorial Events

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Ready to Serve: Unknown Stories of 64 WWI Nurses
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016 02:00pm

Ready to serve is created from letters the nurses sent home from France. They speak of wounded doughboys who needed the skilled care a trained nurse could administer. One nurse wrote home saying, "I may forget the names, but I will remember the faces of those brave lads forever." In 1917 Johns Hopkins Base Hospital 18 accompanied the first American Army troops to France. The 64 nurses included in the staff were all graduates of the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD. In their northern location, the Johns Hopkins Base Hospital 18 faced punishing cold weather which froze medicines and stressed ...
Contact: Ellouise Schoettler: EllouiseSchoettler@gmail.com
Lincoln Park Public Library

Lincoln Park, MD

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Atlanta Opera to perform Pulitzer Prize-winning “Silent Night,” the true story of a World War I Christmas truce
Dates: Sunday, November 13, 2016 08:00pm

Atlanta Opera to perform Pulitzer Prize-winning “Silent Night,” the true story of a World War I Christmas truce Presentations November 5, 8, 11 and 13 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Free tickets to Veterans Day performance available for all active military and veterans The Atlanta Opera presents Silent Night, a story of the historic, spontaneous Christmas truce between French, Scottish and German soldiers during World War I, in the North American debut of a new production. The Pulitizer Prize-winning opera (in 2012, for music) by composer Kevin Puts and librettist Mark Campbell is based on the Oscar-nominated 2005 film Joyeux Noël. Both the opera and the film ...
Contact: Telephone patron services: 404-881-8885
Cobb Energy Centre

Atlanta, GA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Monday, November 14, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

The Great War: A Centennial Reflection
Dates: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 12:30pm

"The Balkans in World War I" 12:30 pm  “1916: The Turning Point?"  7:00 pm  Richard C. Hall, professor emeritus of history at Georgia Southwestern State University, is the author of Bulgaria’s Road to the First World War, The Balkan Wars, 1912–1913: Prelude to the First World War, and Consumed by War: European Conflict in the 20th Century. Please join us for one or both lectures for a fascinating discussion of the Great War! Lectures sponsored by the University of Montevallo History Program
Contact: Dr. Clark Hultquist hultquic@montevallo.edu
University of Montevallo on Main

Montevallo, AL

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

Student Seminar at the Virginia War Memorial
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:00am - 12:00pm

World War I will be the focus of a student seminar.
Contact: Rob Paylor (Robert.Paylor@dvs.virginia.gov)
Virginia War Memorial

Richmond, VA

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Flanders Remembers: Music and Words from WW I
Dates: Thursday, November 17, 2016 07:00pm

On the occasion of Veterans Day, Mr. Geert De Proost, General Representative of the Government of Flanders to the U.S.A., kindly invites you to Flanders Remembers: Music and Words from WWI on November 17, at 7:00 PM, at The Morgan Library & Museum in New York City. This semi-staged performance includes a range of music (classical, jazz, cabaret), and readings from the World War I period, featuring American, French, Flemish, and German composers and writers. Artists include soprano An De Ridder, mezzo-soprano Katarina Van Droogenbroeck, actor/baritone Matthew Patrick Morris, and pianist Katya Mihailova. Music of Debussy, Charles Ives, and Irving Berlin, ...
Contact: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/flanders-remembers-music-and-words-from-wwi-tickets-28581023611
The Morgan Library & Museum in New York City

New York, NY

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Kentucky's Flying Aces
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016

January 2016 – Aviation Museum: Lexington, KY The Aviation Museum of Kentucky has a display on aviation fighter “aces” from Kentucky.  These pilots shot down at least five of the enemy to earn this description. There is also a presentation on these pilots, which we have presented as an outreach program for the museum.  There is also an aircraft restorer in the state that has a flying Curtiss “Jenny”, one of the very, very few that flies, and a type of plane that was one of the few American-built aircraft that had an effect on the aviation portion of the ...
Contact: jrm@aviationky.org
Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Lexington, KY

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Saturday, November 19, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Heaven, Hell, or Hoboken: Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of World War I
Dates: Sunday, November 20, 2016 04:00pm

DESCRIPTION: Hoboken Historical Museum's World War 1 Commemorative Lecture Series featuring a wide array of acclaimed scholars and historians. Lectures are scheduled for August 21, 2016 through May 7, 2017 at the Hoboken Historical Museum. NOTE: All lectures will be on Sundays at 4 p.m. 2016 DATES 1) August 21, Chad Millman, The Detonators. Topic: The Black Tom explosion 2) September 11, Howard Blum, Dark Invasion: 1915: Germany's Secret War and the Hunt for the First Terrorist Cell in America. Topic: German sabotage in NY Harbor 3) October 16: Thomas Fleming, The Illusion of Victory: America in WWI Topic: Propaganda ...
Contact: 201.656.2240 or info@hobokenmuseum.org
Hoboken Historical Museum

Hoboken, NJ

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Kentucky's Flying Aces
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016

January 2016 – Aviation Museum: Lexington, KY The Aviation Museum of Kentucky has a display on aviation fighter “aces” from Kentucky.  These pilots shot down at least five of the enemy to earn this description. There is also a presentation on these pilots, which we have presented as an outreach program for the museum.  There is also an aircraft restorer in the state that has a flying Curtiss “Jenny”, one of the very, very few that flies, and a type of plane that was one of the few American-built aircraft that had an effect on the aviation portion of the ...
Contact: jrm@aviationky.org
Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Lexington, KY

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Friday, November 25, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Saturday, November 26, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Sunday, November 27, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Monday, November 28, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

Over There: Dayton in the Great War
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016

A special, commemorative WWI exhibit using Dayton as the lens to view WWI.
Contact: For more information, please call: (937) 293-2841
Carrillon Historical Park

Dayton, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes: an Exhibit at the Kansas Museum of History
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016

The exhibit features the extraordinary story of one Kansas soldier, James Clark Hughes. As a member of the U.S. Army he photographed battlefields and towns in Europe in World War I. These photographs are made public for the first time. Colonel Hughes was captured at Bataan and recorded his daily survival as a Japanese Prisoner of War in World War II. The exhibit displays his photographs, his diary excerpts, and his many belongings from the wars that were later donated to this museum.
Contact: Mary W. Madden, Director, Kansas Museum of History
Kansas Museum of History

Topeka, KS

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I Traveling Exhibit
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016

The Great War: Arkansas in World War I showcases images from the Arkansas State Archives' holdings, including original documents, photographs, posters, maps and historical objects that tell the story of Arkansas's role during World War I, at home and on the battlefields. The panels cover the chronology of the war as well as various facets of the conflict, including training troops in Arkansas, actions overseas, the Home Front, providing for the war, healthcare, and Arkansas heroes.   For more information, please visit: http://www.ark-ives.com/outreach/exhibits/traveling.aspx.
Contact: Julienne Crawford, Arkansas State Archives
Arkansas

, AR

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

WWI: The War to End All Wars
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Display includes uniforms, supplies, and stories of Lorain County citizens who served their country.
Contact: For more information, please call: (440) 322-3341
Lorain County Historical Society

Elyria, OH

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

2016-17 Common Experience
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 08:00am - 05:00pm

The Common Experience at Texas State University is a yearlong initiative that cultivates a conversation on a theme, enhancing student participation and fostering a sense of community throughout the campus and beyond. The 2016-17 theme is "A Century of Conflict: Dialogues on the U.S. Experience of War since 1917."
Contact: Twister Marquiss, twister@txstate.edu
Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

 

Category: Other

World War: America and the Creation of a Superpower
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 08:00am - 04:00pm

The exhibit, which is aligned with the 100th anniversary of the U.S.’s entry into WWI in 1917 and the 75th anniversary of U.S. involvement in WWII in 1941, will be on display from August 31, 2016--June 23, 2017. The exhibit examines the way these wars have defined the country’s place in the world. Featured objects include propaganda posters from the Sullivan Museum’s own collection, on loan from the Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art & Anthropology in Burlington, and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago. These posters offer a fascinating look into how war objectives were communicated to the ...
Contact: Lindsay Lord: llord@norwich.edu
Norwich University

Northfield, VT

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” exhibit at the Library of Congress
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 08:30am - 04:30pm

“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” Exhibition First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial "World War I: American Artists View the Great War" features fine prints, drawings, cartoons, posters and photographs from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division. The works on display reflect the focus of wartime art on patriotic and propaganda messages—by government-supported as well as independent and commercial artists. Located in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C., the exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, ...
Contact: https://www.loc.gov/
Library of Congress

Washington, DC

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront During the First World War (Mon. - Fri.)
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 09:00am - 04:45pm

Click event title for full information -  Through April 21, 2017 - Exhibition co-curated by Reference Librarian Linda August and Curator of Prints and Photographs Sarah Weatherwax, this exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of America’s entrance into the war and the sacrifices and contributions Philadelphians made to the Allied cause.  More specifically, the exhibition examines the role that the Library Company, its staff and its shareholders, played in supporting the war effort.  Books, photographs, audio clips of World War I era music, home-made Allied flags, a scrapbook, and other ephemera will explore the story of the city and its residents during ...
Contact: 215-546-3181
Library Company of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Museums and Exhibitions

North Texas and World War I: Welcome Home
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10:00am - 06:00pm

This second of two collaborative exhibits will focus on the return of the troops to North Texas at the end of the war. Details are still pending. This is a community collaborative effort bringing together the following organizations: • Ben E. Keith Corporation • Friends of the Royal Flying Corps Cemetery • Frontiers of Flight Museum • Fort Worth Aviation Museum • Fort Worth Central Library • Fort Worth Jewish Archives • Fort Worth National Archives • Fort Worth Museum of Science and History • Fort Worth Stockyards Museum • Fort Worth YMCA • Historic Fort Worth • Imagination Fort Worth • Military Museum of Fort Worth • North Fort Worth Historical Society • Tarrant County ...
Contact: jhodgson@ftwaviation.com
Fort Worth Central Library

Fort Worth, TX

 

Category: Commemoration & Memorial Events

They Shall Not Pass | 1916, Exhibit at the National World War 1 Museum and Memorial
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

 July 1 this year will mark 100 years since the start of the Second Battle of the Somme, which lasted until November as the British and French armies failed to break the stalemate of the Western Front. 2016 also marks the centennial of the Battle of Verdun, lasting from February to December 1916, which ended in a French victory at the cost of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers. Combined, the two battles killed or wounded more than one million Allied soldiers, along with 800,000 German soldiers. Having opened at the The National World War I Museum and Memorial on May ...
Contact:
National World War I Museum and Memorial

Kansas City, MO

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition, Commemoration & Memorial Events

World War I and American Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg. - Nov. 04, 2016 through Apr. 09, 2017
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10:00am - 05:00pm

  World War I and American Art  - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  - The first major exhibition devoted to exploring the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War - https://www.pafa.org/exhibitions/world-war-i-and-american-art  - See PAFA web site for any schedule updates  - Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Wednesday, 10 a.m - 9 p.m.  - Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  - Closed Mondays and legal holidays  - Admission - FREE admission on Sundays during the entire exhibition through April 9, 2017 - Adults: $15 | Seniors (60+): $12  - Students (with ID): $12 | Youth (13-18): $8  - ACCESS cardholders: $2  - Children ...
Contact: 215-972-7600
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M. V. Hamilton Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA

 

Category: Performances & Creative Exhibition

Uniforms of the Western Front
Dates: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 12:00pm - 05:00pm

Over 25 combat uniforms of the Western Front are on display.
Contact: dennis_skupinski@yahoo.com
Michigan Military Heritage Museum

Grass Lake, MI

 

Category: Conferences, Shows & Panels

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