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“Songs of the Patriot” Exhibit at the National Museum of the Pacific War

July 28 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until July 28, 2019

“Songs of the Patriot” takes viewers back in time to the American wartime fronts at home and abroad during World War II through the cover art and lyrics of popular sheet music from 1940 to 1945. The exhibit explores how music publishers, songwriters and cover artists expressed a range of American wartime feelings from anti-war statements to rallying support for troops overseas. It also explores the booming sheet music industry, printing and chromolithography and the significance of piano playing as a form of home entertainment. On display during regular museum hours in the George H. W. Bush Gallery.

Daily 9 am to 5 pm. Viewing is free.

Details

Date:
July 28
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue

National Museum of the Pacific War
340 E. Main
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
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Phone:
(830) 997-8600 ext. 205
Website:
http://www.pacificwarmuseum.org/

Details

Date:
July 28
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue

National Museum of the Pacific War
340 E. Main
Fredericksburg, TX 78624 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(830) 997-8600 ext. 205
Website:
http://www.pacificwarmuseum.org/