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Kansas Stories of the Vietnam War Handover Ceremony

April 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join Humanities Kansas to honor veterans and family members from 12 communities who participated in the Kansas Stories of the Vietnam War initiative and witness this historic moment as the Kansas stories and oral histories are officially handed over to the Library of Congress to become part of the Veterans History Project collection.

Special guests include Jon Peede, chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities and Karen Lloyd, director of the Veterans History Project at the Library of Congress.

This event is sponsored by Humanities Kansas, and part of “Kansas Stories of the Vietnam War,” a statewide oral history project to commemorates 50 years since the escalation of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. The Dole Institute is pleased to serve as a co-sponsor for the event. Click here to learn more.

For more information about this event, please contact:
Murl Riedel
(785) 357-0359


April 11, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Dole Institute
2350 Petefish Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045 United States
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