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Iowa History in a Cloth Bag

July 12, 2014

Iowa History in a Cloth Bag - Speakers Bureau Program.  This program explains how cloth bags and the revolutionary idea of marketing to women helped Iowans survive the Great Depression and the shortages of World War II. Flour sacks, feed sacks and seed sacks will tell the story from relief work by Herbert Hoover to clothes and quilts in the 1950’s.

Humanities Iowa funded grant program.  Humanities Iowa is an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities in Washington D.C.

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Time: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Contact: Wilson Brewer Park Museums & Visitors Center Phone: (515) 832-9151
Wilson Brewer Park Museums & Visitors Center
220 Ohio Street
Webster City, IA 50595
United States
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