The World War II generation suffered hardship, depravation, and bloody conflict, yet overcame adversity through hardwork, determination, and unity. This exhibition will show how the Great Depression and World War II affected the people of DeWitt County.
From newspaper accounts, artifacts, and interviews with DeWitt County veterans, visitors will learn about the war through local history.
To further enrich the exhibition, the library is offering a series of free programs about World War II:
Saturday, November 12th at 2:00pm
Thursday, December 1st at 7:00 pm
Thursday, December 8th at 7:00 pm
Visiting the Exhibition:
The exhibition will be closed November 24-25 for Thanksgiving, December 24-25 for Christmas, and December 31 at noon and January 1 for New Year's.
Admission to the exhibition is free.