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“Your Country Needs You Yet to Fight the Battles of Peace”: Veteran Rehabilitation in First World War America

  • Columbus Metropolitan Library Auditorium 96 S Grant Ave Columbus, OH, 43215 (map)

Julie M. Powell will discuss how the United States approached veteran rehabilitation and vocational training in the First World War. She will examine job training programs, connections with other Allied efforts, American rationales for providing rehabilitative care and the ways in which veteran rehabilitation was portrayed to the broader public.

The event is free, but registration is required.


Earlier Event: May 9
Camp Chase Tour & Book Talk