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Summer Coffee Talk – History Hour with Rich Wandschneider!

August 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Friday, repeating until September 27, 2024

Free

Summer Coffee Hour at the Josephy Center

10:30am Friday mornings

Upper Deck at the Josephy Center


Enjoy a warm cup of coffee while delving into fascinating stories and historical insights with Rich Wandschneider at Friday Coffee Hour. This series offers a wonderful blend of coffee, conversation, and enlightening talks about Alvin Josephy and his significant contributions to the understanding of Native American history and culture.

Schedule of Rotating Topics:

Week 1: 
Topic: Alvin Josephy and the Nez Perce Indians
Explore Alvin Josephy’s profound connection with the Nez Perce Indians and his work in documenting their rich history and culture.

Week 2: 
Topic: Alvin Josephy and WWII: Newsman, Government Worker, Combat Correspondent
Learn about Alvin Josephy’s remarkable experiences during World War II, from his roles in journalism to his government service and as a combat correspondent.

Week 3: 
Topic: Nez Perce in Oregon—Removal and Return
Dive into the compelling history of the Nez Perce’s removal from Oregon and their eventual return, highlighting the challenges and triumphs along the way.

Week 4: 
Topic: Alvin Josephy and American Indians
Discover Alvin Josephy’s broader work and advocacy for American Indians, encompassing his writing, activism, and influence on public understanding.

Whether you’re a history enthusiast, a coffee lover, or simply looking to enjoy a peaceful morning with insightful company, our Friday Coffee Hour promises an engaging and delightful start to your day.

Free and open to the public!

We look forward to welcoming you!

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Details

Date:
August 30
Time:
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Arianna Olsen
Phone
541-432-0505 x2
Email
exhibits@josephy.org

Venue

Josephy Center for Arts & Culture
403 N Main St
Joseph, OR 97846 United States
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