Greece Historical Society Program

By on March 13, 2017
51961766 - on the fronts of world war 1

51961766 - on the fronts of world war 1

World War I – Rochester Mobilizes for the Great War

March 14, 2017 • 7:00 p.m.  • Greece Public Library* • 2 Vince Tofany Blvd

Daniel D. Cody, member of the Rochester Historical Society will be discussing the world in 1914 as it was thrown into the Great War. Although the United States did not officially enter the war until 1917, once the United States had declared war, Rochester was an all-American patriotic city. Learn how Rochester prepared for the eventual entry into war and participated in the war economy.

*Greece Historical Society programs at the Greece Public Library require reservations. You may register online at the Greece Public Library website www.greecepubliclibrary.org or call the Library at 585-225-8951.