American Dreamer: The Life and Times of Henry Wallace

February 3, 2017

Tom Milligan - American Dreamer: The Life and Times of Henry Wallace American Dreamer:

In this one-act play based on the award-winning book of the same name by Senator John C. Culver and John Hyde, actor Tom Milligan portrays Henry A. Wallace, the agricultural innovator and founder of Pioneer Hi-Bred seed corn company who became US Secretary of Agriculture and later Vice President under Franklin Roosevelt. Admired by many and later branded as a Socialist during his controversial 1948 campaign for the presidency, Wallace always held out a vision for the future.

Funded project of Iowa Humanities.  Iowa Humanities is a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Time: 10:00 am

Contact: Iowa Humanities E-mail: humanities-iowa@uiowa.edu
Burlington Public Library
210 Court Street
Burlington, IA 52601
United States
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