German-American Evansville in the Great War

  • 18 Sep 2018
  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Willard Library, 21 First Street, Evansville, IN 47710

German-American Evansville in the Great War

Sep 18, 2018
(6:30 PM - 7:30 PM)

In this season opener of a new series of history programs sponsored by the Southwestern Indiana Historical Society, Stan Schmitt will describe how the First World War affected the local German-American community, whose roots in Evansville ran deep.

Stan is the Vanderburgh County Historian, as well as a Library Assistant at Willard.

The program is free and open to the public; reservations are appreciated to ensure sufficient seating.

Event Location:

Browning Gallery (Lower Level)

Link to Registration



"Preserving The Past, Serving The Present, Promoting The Future"

Wabash Valley Genealogy Society 

Based in Vigo County, Terre Haute, Indiana. Serving Clark, Crawford and Edgar Counties in Illinois.

Clay, Greene, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo in Indiana


P.O. Box 7012

Terre Haute, Indiana 47802-7012


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