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Remembering World War One Project Launch

May 27, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Remembering World War One: Sharing History/Preserving Memories


A commemorative World War One project brought to you by the Connecticut State Library & Connecticut Digital Archive

May 27, 2015

12:00-12:30 p.m.

Connecticut State Capitol. South Lawn

Schedule of events:

12:00  –  Opening Remarks & Introductions, Kendall Wiggin, State Librarian, Connecticut State Library

12:05  –  United States World One War Centennial Commission – Edwin Fountain, Vice Chairman, United States World War One Centennial Commission

12:15  –  Remembering World War One – Christine Pittsley, Project Manager, Connecticut State Library

12:20  –  Awards Ceremony – Dr. Robert G. Carroon, Senior Vice Commander of the Order of the First World War

12:25  –  “In Flanders Field” – Anna Nichols, 5th Grade, Community School, Prospect, CT

12:30  –  Closing Remarks – TBD

Followed by a reception in Memorial Hall at the Connecticut State Library.

Join us from 12:30 – 2:00 p.m. for light refreshments and exhibits from museums around Connecticut.

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May 27, 2015
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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