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World War I Lecture "Uncle Sam Wants You"


Christopher Capozzola is a Professor of History at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His research interests are in the history of citizenship, war, and the military in modern American History. Dr. Capozzola's first book, "Uncle Sam Wants You: World War I and the making of the Modern American Citizen" examines those areas. In 2010 his book won the Lois P. Rudnick Book Prize for the New England American Studies.

Lecture begins at 3 p.m. and is FREE
Optional tour of "Brothers in Arms: Memories of the Great War" 
is available at 2 p.m. for a discounted fee of $8

Light refreshments will be served.

Reservations required for tour and/or lecture, please email 
or call 908.527.0400 to reserve your spot!

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