Rochester Mobilizes for the Great War

When: Mon., Aug. 15, 7-8:30 p.m. 2016

The Gates Historical Society is honored to have Dan Cody, Rochester Historical Society, presenting on Rochester’s role in the “Great War - WWI”. In 1914 the world was thrown into the Great War. Although the United States did not officially enter the war until 1917, learn how Rochester participated in the war economy and prepared for eventual entry into the war. Once the United States had declared war, Rochester was an All –American patriotic city.

Price: $2, Free for members.


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