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Lunch With Books: “The Immigrant Experience in Wheeling”

July 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Ohio County Public Library

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Lunch With Books: “The Immigrant Experience in Wheeling”

July 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

In celebration of Wheeling 250, WVU History Professor Hal Gorby and Sean Duffy will discuss the struggles and achievements of Wheeling’s great variety of immigrant groups, including: German, Welsh, Irish, Polish, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian, Greek, and Lebanese, among others, whose hard work helped build our city. This multi-media presentation will tell the story of immigration to Wheeling through music, prose, poetry, art, photos, and video.

Plus, food and other surprises!

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Date:
July 2
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Venue

Ohio County Public Library
52 Sixteenth Street
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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