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Sun
2018
1:00 pm The Art of War: Selling the”Gre... @ Park Place Banquets
The Art of War: Selling the”Gre... @ Park Place Banquets
@1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The Art of War:  Selling the"Great War" to America @ Park Place Banquets
During the Wilson Administrations, artists were commissioned to design posters that encouraged Americans to enlist, conserve, work, purchase Liberty Bonds, care for the wounded, and remember who our enemies were.  Bob Frenz will bring some … Continued

Past Events

History Happened Here! 2018 Summer Sundays

When:
July 15, 2018@1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2018-07-15T13:00:00-05:00
2018-07-15T16:00:00-05:00
Where:
Colonel Palmer House
660 E. Terra Cotta Road
Cost:
Free

 

Visit an era of pioneers and settlers as McHenry County changes from a rugged frontier into a rapidly growing cluster of farms and villages.  Experience life on the trail inside a covered wagon and see what the first settlers found in this new land.  Who were the early settlers?  Where did they come from?  What legacy did they leave?