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Powerful As Truth

February 1, 2018

This documentary and discussion, facilitated by John Gfroerer, tells the story of William Loeb, publisher of the Manchester Union Leader. It traces Loeb's rise to be one of the most influential voices in New Hampshire. Through interviews, archival material, and news footage, it documents his influence on the state. The documentary also chronicles the history of New Hampshire from 1950 to 1985, bringing to life such figures as Governors Walter Peterson, Wesley Powell, and Meldrim Thomson. 

Hosted by: Orford Historical Society

Funded project of New Hampshire Humanities, as state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Time: 7:00 pm

Contact: Carl Schmidt Phone: (603) 353-9307
Rivendell High School, Multipurpose Room
2972 NH Route 25A
Orford, NH 03777
United States
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