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We Return Fightin’: African Americans and World War I

Enjoy some light brunch refreshments and listen to a lecture by the esteemed Dr. Delia Gillis, Professor of History and Director of the Center for Africana Studies at the University of Central Missouri. Dr. Gillis will discuss the powerful, political implications of African Americans returning from World War I. This program is offered as part of St. Louis Public Library's celebration of Black History Month. Adults.

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