Exhibit: On the Homefront: Gaithersburg in World War 1

Presented by Gaithersburg Community Museum at Gaithersburg Community Museum, Gaithersburg MD

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Exhibit: On the Homefront: Gaithersburg in World War 1

To commemorate the centennial World War I which officially ending on November 11, 1918, the Gaithersburg Community Museum is hosting an exhibit on Gaithersburg during the war years.

To commemorate the centennial of World War I, which officially ended on November 11, 1918, the Gaithersburg Community Museum is hosting an exhibit on Gaithersburg during the war years. As the United States entered World War I, Gaithersburg was in a growth cycle. The expansion that had begun in the years following the opening of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B & O) in 1873 was bolstered by the war. The world needed food and Gaithersburg was ready with farms, mills, a new cannery, and rail

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Jun 20, 2019 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jun 21, 2019 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 22, 2019 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 25, 2019 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jun 26, 2019 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jun 27, 2019 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jun 28, 2019 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 29, 2019 at 10:00 am - 03:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Gaithersburg Community Museum

9 S. Summit Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877

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