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The Forgotten Home Front
Dr. Janet Valentine, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College

Often called the “Forgotten War,” the Korean War was, in fact, the ignored war. It was ignored not because Americans did not care, but because they cared too much about the threat posed by Communism and the Soviet Union.  Examine the Korean War home front in context of America’s fear of Soviet Communism and the possibility of nuclear annihilation.

The Kansas Museum of History is open until 6:30 p.m., admission is half price after 5 p.m. The Museum Store is also open until 6:30 p.m.

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July 12 - Hidden History

6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2019