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Colonel Robert R. McCormick: The Colonel of Cantigny

Event Type: Adults
Age Group(s): Adults, High School
Date: 5/7/2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
Description:
 This year celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Cantigny, the first major U.S. offensive victory of WWI. The Battle of Cantigny was a defining moment in the life of local resident and iconic publisher of the Chicago Tribune, Colonel Robert R. McCormick. Jeffrey Anderson, Interpretation Manager at the Robert R. McCormick House located at Cantigny Park will share insights into the Colonelís military service and its lasting impact on his life and legacy.

This program is co-sponsored by the City of Wheaton Historic Commission as part of Preservation Month.
   Map
Location: Meeting Room A, Lower Level
Other Information:
 Registration is required. Each attendee must be registered individually to be guaranteed a seat. In the event that this program becomes full, individuals on the waiting list may be seated (if seating is available) at the scheduled program start time.
Contact: WPL Adult Services
Contact Number: 630-868-7520
Presenter: Jeffrey Anderson
Status: Closed


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